5561

105 Days


MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Flexible placement across soil types
  • Performs best in RM zone and north
  • Good tolerance to Goss's Wilt

STRENGTHS

This consistency champion is perfectly designed for our central and western marketing area. It has fast early growth, moderate plant height, excellent roots, and low green snap risk.
5561

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.

General Characteristics

Exp # 2178
GDUs to Black Layer 2540
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1300 / 104
Test Weight 8
No-Till Adapted 8
Emergence 7
Drought Tolerance 7

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response High
Nitrogen Response Medium
Plant Height Med. Short
Leaf Color Lt. Green
Stalk Strength 7
Root Strength 8
Corn after Corn 8
Gray Leaf Spot 6
Northern Corn Leaf Blight 8
Goss's Wilt 8
Stay Green 6

Ear Traits

Ear Type Med. Flex
Kernel Rows 14-18
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Medium
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Small
Dry Down 7
Husk Cover Partial-Loose

Rating: 9 = Best