Butterfly is an excellent, all round variety. It combines high yields with superb standing and stem stiffness.
With phoma and light leaf spot, now a truly national disease, Butterfly offers good resistance for both diseases, with scores of 6 for LLS and 7 for stem canker.
Butterfly has early flowering and medium/late maturity and its growth habit is suited to the early-mid drilling slot.
Characteristics in numbers
|Shortness of stem||7|
|Resistance to Lodging||8|
|Oli Content (%)||45.6|
|Light Leaf Spot||7|
|Verticillium Stem Stripe Tolerance*||3|