Wheat / SST 056

Cape / Winter rainfall region

SST 056

English description:

Medium growth period cultivar with high yield potential for Western Cape

  1. This Sensako cultivar has been commercially available from 2011
  2. A medium-short growth period cultivar with good shattering resistance
  3. Days to heading under normal conditions is ±6 days later than SST 015
  4. Early maturing, widely adapted cultivar with high yield potential
  5. Well adapted for drier areas where newest planter technology is used in conservation tillage systems and short growth period cultivars generally perform better
  6. Moderately susceptible to stem rust, and moderately resistant to stripe and leaf rust
  7. Good grain quality and complements the current Sensako cultivars available
  8. Excellent pre-harvest sprouting tolerance
  9. Cultivar is subject to a license agreement


Growth Period
Lodging Tolerant
Leaf Rust
Yellow Rust
Hectolitre Mass
Yield Potential
License Agreement