Lolium perenne

Perennial ryegrass

Recommended quality for high performing mixtures

Ideal for high quality lawn and sport turf mixtures
HIMALAYA is universal to use with good results from the official German trials as well as from STRI in UK. It shows good performance in all-important characteristics that are eminent for a high-level turf perennial.

In the UK, the visual merit score is underlined with strong performance for winter as well as for summer greenness the glossy and all year around adorable appearance. The high-ranking figures in lawn and sport use from the RSM list in Germany make HIMALAYA universal in use and at the same time affirm the overall good performance and quality of this variety.


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Wear tolerance
Rust tolerance
Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Shade tolerance
  • Mid green colour
  • Wear tolerant
  • Disease resistant
  • Nice and glossy appearance

SM scores

Source: FLL (Scores 1-9, 9 = best)

  Ornamental Lawn Wear Landscape
Himalaya 6 8 8 6
Cleopatra 6 8 9 5

Scores from UK

Source: STRI (Scores 1-9, 9 = best)

  Ground cover Visual merit Mean
Himalaya 7,4 7,4 7,4
Cleopatra 6,8 7,1 6,9