WL 558HQ.RR

Top Advantages

WL 558HQ.RR is a winter-active, non-dormant FD=8.0

An ideal non-dormant variety for the cash hay producer, WL 558HQ.RR produces big yield potential of leafy, fine-stemmed hay with dark green color and high feed value

With an improved disease resistance package (including HR to Phytophthora Root Rot, Fusarium Wilt, Bacterial Wilt, Spotted Alfalfa Aphid and Pea Aphid and R to Anthracnose) it promotes fast seedling establishment and long stand life

WL 558HQ.RR has excellent tolerance to leaf diseases, promotes improved leaf retention, higher protein levels, and greater forage quality

AREA OF PRIMARY ADAPTATION

Agronomic traits
Fall Dormancy
8.0
Winterhardiness
High
Digestibility
Superior
Persistence Index
Very High
Recovery After Harvest
Very Fast
Traffic Tolerance
Very Good
Aphid Resistance Index
14/15
Standability
Excellent
Pest Resistance Traits
Bacterial Wilt
HR
Fusarium Wilt
HR
Anthracnose
R
Phytophthora Root Rot
HR
Verticillium Wilt
R
Blue Alfalfa Aphids
R
Pea Aphids
HR
Spotted Alfalfa Aphid
HR
Stem Nematode
R
Southern Root Knot Nematode
R
KEY TO CHART

HR- High Resistance

MR- Moderate Resistance

HQ- High Quality

LH- Leafhopper Resistance

LR- Low Resistance

RR- Roundup Ready

  • The first high-performance alfalfa breeding system specifically designed to increase milk production.

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  • Roundup Ready® alfalfa varieties allow growers to maximize the genetic potential of their W-L Alfalfa during critical stand establishment and stand life.

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WL 558HQ.RR Outyields the Competition