Crossbow

Maize Maize

Crossbow

Crossbow is hybrid maize variety with an FAO of 520. It is an excellent dual-purpose variety for grain and silage. For early sowing a rate of 85000 seeds/ha is recommended and for late sowings 90000 seeds/ha.

Disease Resistance/Tolerance
Cobrot (Khuskia oryzae)
Common Rust (Ps)
Northern Corn Leaf Blight (Et)
Maize Streak Virus (MSV)

Specifications

Ear

Grain Colour: Yellow
Rows Per Ear: 14-16
Starch Content: High
Grain Colour Intensity: Medium
Kernels Per Row: 34-38
Length: Medium
Shape: Cylindrical
Thousand Kernel Weight: 320-370

Plant

Leaf Posture: Medium Erect
Height: High
Lodging Resistance: Very High
Vigour: Strong
Drought Resistance: Very High

Variety

Yield: High
Hybrid: F1
FAO: 520