5858

108 Days


MANAGMENT TIPS

  • Flexible placement and population across soil types
  • Responds to an in-season nitrogen application
  • Avoid areas prone to green snap

STRENGTHS

This yield-leading hybrid has aggressive early growth, excellent ear flex potential, and performs across environments. It combines good stress tolerance with late-season staygreen.
5858

Hybrid Positioning and Adaptability

Irrigated X
High X
Medium X
Low X
Poorly Drained X
Soil Productivity:
Excellent
Good
Not Rec.
5858

General Characteristics

Exp # 2980
GDUs to Black Layer 2620
GDUs to Mid Silk/Silk RM 1420 / 115
Test Weight 7
No-Till Adapted 8
Emergence 7
Drought Tolerance 8

Plant Traits

Fungicide Response High
Nitrogen Response High
Plant Height Med. Tall
Leaf Color Med. Green
Stalk Strength 8
Root Strength 6
Corn after Corn 6
Gray Leaf Spot 9
Northern Corn Leaf Blight 6
Goss's Wilt 7
Stay Green 8

Ear Traits

Ear Type Flex-Length
Kernel Rows 14-18
Cob Color Red
Ear Height Med. High
Kernel Depth Deep
Kernel Size Medium
Dry Down 8
Husk Cover Partial-Loose

Rating: 9 = Best

*XL® is a registered trademark of Pioneer Hi-Bred. XL® brand seed is distributed by Beck's Superior Hybrids.