Bijar

Sweet Corn sh2

Bijar

Bijar is a hybrid sweet corn, sh2 type for fresh market and processing industry with early maturity, 76-86 days. It is able to withstand harsh weather conditions due to its strong plant and high lodging resistance. This variety yields one cob but has the capability to yield two cobs under good cultivation conditions. Bijar’s very good tipfill gives this variety an added value.

Disease Resistance/Tolerance
Common Rust (Ps)
Northern Corn Leaf Blight (Et)
Maize Dwarf Mosaic Virus (MDMV)

Specifications

Ear

Length: 22-24cm
Weight without Husk: 330-380cm
Kernel Length: 11--12mm
Tipfilling: Very Good
Diameter: 5.2cm
Rows in Length: 42-44
Kernel Diameter: 8-9mm
Weight with Husk: 440-490cm
Rows in Diameter: 16-18
Kernel Colour: Yellow

Plant

Height: 200-220cm
Height of First Ear: 70-80cm
Lodging Resistance: High

Variety

Type: sh2
Market: Fresh Market, Processing Industry
Hybrid: F1
Yield: High