Ranger II Alfalfa

  • Developed directly from Ranger
  • Excellent drought tolerance
  • Adapted to variable soil conditions
  • Winterhardy and persistent
  • Superior forage yield when compared to Ranger
  • Certified seed production

Ranger II alfalfa was developed directly from Ranger alfalfa for use under irrigated and dryland conditions from the northern plains to the winterhardy and moderately winterhardy intermountain areas of the west. Ranger II has the drought tolerance of Ranger with improved disease resistance for longer persistence, superior forage yields and adaption to a wider range of soil conditions.

DISEASE / INSECT / NEMATODE RATINGS
Bacterial WiltModerate Resistant (MR)
Fusarium WiltModerate Resistant (MR)
Verticillium WiltModerate Resistant (MR)
Anthracnose-Race 1Resistant (R)
Phytophthora Root RotModerate Resistant (MR)
Stem NematodeResistant (R)
CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy3.0
Winter Survival2.0 (Very Good)
Recovery After CuttingFast
Root TypeTap

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