Ortus 7+ Sumo high-yielding sunflower hybrid is suitable for growing using Granstar technology (Sumo, Express). Intensive crop. Serbian parental lines are from the Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops NS Seme (Novi Sad).
Ortus 7+ Sumo sunflower hybrid is tolerant to all races of downy mildew, has the maximum potential among OR-hybrids of 57 c/ha. Oil content in the seeds of the harvested crop is 51-53%.
The crop is resistant to 7+ broomrape races, so it can be grown in the parasitic plant distribution areas. Recommended areas for growing are southern, eastern, central regions.
Ortus 7+ Sumo hybrid has the highest score of drought resistance and high tolerance to diseases: phomopsis, Macrophomina phaseolina, white rot, downy mildew.
Advantages of Ortus 7+ Sumo sunflower hybrid:
- resistance to all broomrape races (A-G+)
- high yield potential
- control of dicotyledonous group of weeds at sowing (resistance to 50 g/ha of Express herbicide).
Ortus 7+ Sumo sunflower seeds are available in two technological solutions. Premium seeds have a weight of one thousand from 60 grams, treated with three fungicides (fludioxonil, metalaxyl-M, thiram), phytohormone and fertilizer with micro- and macronutrients. Ortus 7+ Sumo seeds in Optimum technological solution has a weight of a thousand to 58 grams, treated with two fungicides and a microfertilizer.