A tall, upright racehorse variety with a dense, leafy canopy comprised of a high leaf count. This medium green colored plant has the flexibility to fit 3, 4 or aggressive 5 cut programs. Double Eagle has a fall dormancy rating of 4 with a winter hardiness rating of 2. A synthetic variety tracing back to elite high yield trial plants. Selected for yield, persistence and screened for high forage quality. American Double Eagle Alfalfa ranked Number 1 for 3 years at Cornell Yield Trials with a 12.82% yield advantage over the mean.