Baralfa 63 HR

Fall dormancy 6 high forage yield alfalfa

  • Spring frost tolerant
  • Winter hardy
  • Fast growing semi-dormant alfalfa variety

    Baralfa 63 HR brand is a spring frost tolerant, winter hardy, fast growing semi-dormant alfalfa variety. It expresses a bushy dormant type of growth habit with quicker re-growth after cutting than dormant alfalfas. Baralfa 63 HR FD6 expresses very high forage yield capabilities in both a dormant and semi-dormant environment. Baralfa 63 HR FD6’s forage quality capabilities are among the best dormant varieties. It is tolerant to saline soils and expresses a strong disease package along with insect and nematode resistance.


    Agronomic Summary
    Bacterial Wilt R
    Northern Root-knot Nematode HR
    Fusarium Wilt HR
    Winter Survival Index 3.0
    Phytophthora Root Rot HR
    Fall Dormancy 6.0
    Anthracnose (Race 1) R
    Saline Soils Tolerant
    Verticillium Wilt R

    Cutting Recovery 8.3*

    Pea Aphid HR
    Forage Yield Level 8.4*
    Spotted Alfalfa Aphid HR
    Forage Quality 7.9*
    Blue Alfalfa Aphid R
    Wheel Traffic 7.3*
    Stem Nematode R
    Spring Frost Tolerant
    *: 1-10, 10 is best


    Alfalfa is the legume also known as the "Queen of forages." It deserves this name because it supplies millions of animals with high quality feed throughout the world. Its taproot makes it heat and drought-tolerant. Some of the problems with alfalfa are persistence, diseases, insects, and bloat...