Strongbow

Maize Maize

Strongbow

Strongbow is a hybrid maize variety with an FAO of 550. It performs well under various conditions such as heat and drought, being highly resistant to lodging and drought. This variety is suitable for irrigation. Due to its good disease resistance/tolerance package it is very suitable for silage.

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

Specifications

Ear

Grain Colour Intensity: Dark
Rows Per Ear: 16-18
Starch Content: High
Shape: Cylindrical
Kernels Per Row: 36049
Grain Colour: Yellow
Length: Long
Thousand Kernel Weight: 330-420

Plant

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

Variety

Hybrid: F1
FAO: 550
Yield: High