HYBRID MAIZE
Characters
DSI-571
DSI-572
Days to 50% flowering
64-66 days
62-64 days
Days to maturity
80-85 days
110-120 days
Plant height (cm)
180-185
200-220
Leaves
Green Errect
Dark Green
Cob Placement
Medium
Medium
No. of Cobs/plant
More than one
Generally one,ocassionally two
Cob Length(cm)
Long( 25-30)
24-28
Cob grith(cm)
Medium(18-20)
Medium(22-24)
Cob Shape
Long Cylinderical
Long Cylinderica
Seed rows/cob
14-116
14-16
Shelling
86-88%
87-88%
Shattering Resistant
Tolerant
Tolerant
 
Crop Lodging
Tolerant
Tolerant
 
Disease Resistant
Tolerant to Major diseases
Tolerant to major diseases