Lolium perenne

Perennial ryegrass

No weak spots

Overall top ratings
BERLIOZ 1 is an exceptional variety being very high ranked in all three recommended lists, Bingley in UK, Grasgids in Holland and on the French list for sports use. All of the rated characters in all of the three countries are above average. This means not a single weak side which is very unusual for a variety.

The overall very high ranking makes BERLIOZ 1 a super variety for all kinds of sport including football, rugbyand horse racing The fineness of leaves even makes BERLIOZ 1 suitable for the use on golf tees/fairways and other areas with lower mowing heights

BERLIOZ 1 is medium-dark coloured with dense and fine leaves, with an above average resistance to rust. It has excellent wear tolerance, recovery and tolerance to red thread.


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

Wear tolerance
Rust tolerance
Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Shade tolerance
  • Very high ranking in UK, NL and F for sport
  • Excellent persistance
  • Very good wear tolerance
  • No weak points