Originator – Plant Production Institute named after V.Ya. Yuriev of NAAS.
Kalipso was included in the State Register of Plant Varieties Suitable for Dissemination in Ukraine in 2020 for growing in the forest-steppe.
Variety – vulgare.
Plant height = 127-138 cm.
Highly resistant to lodging, shedding and in-spike germination.
High frost tolerance and winter hardiness (8 points).
High drought resistance (8 points).
Resistance to major diseases.
Grains are large, oval, grayish-green. The average 1000-grain weight is 37 g. The crude protein content is 9.2-10.6%. The falling number is 202 sec. The bread-making qualities are good.
The potential yield is 8.2 t/ha.
This cultivar gives higher yields after better forecrops. The recommended seeding rate is 4 million germinable seeds per 1 hectare.
Seed production peculiarities: distance separation for seed crops is 2,000 m.