CDC Simmie Red Lentil

CDC Simmie is a red lentil with similar characteristics to CDC Maxim. This variety was bred by Albert Vandenberg at the University of Saskatchewan.

 

Main Strengths:



  • Early to medium maturity
  • Good resistance to blight
  • Good resistance to anthracnose
  • Yield 103% – 109% of Maxim
  • Rated for 34 cm tall

Lentil Varieties – Saskatchewan Pulse Growers

2020

Small Red Herbicide Tolerance Yield % CDC Maxim (Area 1 & 2) Yield % CDC Maxim (Area 3 & 4) Height (cm) Days to Flower Maturity Rating Ascochyta Blight Anthracnose Race Seed Weight (g/1000)
CDC Maxim CL 100 100 34 51 E/M G G 40
CDC Impulse CL 107 100 37 52 E/M G G 44
CD Redberry 97 99 34 50 E/M G G 42
CDC Simmie CL 109 103 34 53 E/M G G 39

CL indicates Clearfield trait
Maturity Rating: VE = Very Early, E = Early, M = Medium, L = Late, VL = Very Late
Disease Resistance: R = Resistant, MR = Moderately Resistant, I = Intermediate Resistance,
MS = Moderately Susceptible, S = Susceptible