Bilton is one of the highest yielding linseed varieties at 101%. It also produces a high oil content at 43.1% resulting in very high gross output values.
This variety has superb standing ability with a top HGCA rating of 9. It is a medium to later maturing variety, and has a slightly longer straw than Abacus at 56 cm.
Bilton exhibits vigorous establishment and responds well in high yielding sites to produce medium-small brown seeds.
Source:HGCA Descriptive List 2010