FM 1730GLTP Variety

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FiberMax® 1730GLTP is a newer variety for the Southwest, the Far West and South Texas. An excellent disease package delivers very good Verticillium wilt and root-knot nematode resistance as well as resistance to bacterial blight. Look to this FiberMax cotton variety for excellent yield potential, high gin turnout potential and excellent cotton fiber quality.


  • Very good root-knot nematode resistance
  • Very good Verticillium wilt tolerance
  • Resistant to bacterial blight
  • Excellent fiber package
  • High gin turnout potential
  • Three-gene lepidopteran resistance, which decreases the likelihood that additional worm control measures will be needed

Geographic Region

  • Southwest
  • Far West
  • South Texas

Variety Characteristics

Leaf Pubescence SEMI-SMOOTH
Maturity** EARLY-MID
Height/Growth Habit SHORT/COMPACT
Storm Tolerance* 5.0

Disease Resistance

Root-Knot Nematode/Fusarium Wilt Resistance VERY GOOD
Verticillium Wilt Tolerance VERY GOOD
Bacterial Blight Resistance RESISTANT

Fiber Quality

Length 1.17
Uniformity 82.9
Strength 31.8
Micronaire 4.10

*Storm Tolerance Rating Scale: 9 very storm-tolerant; 0 very loose.

**Relative maturity can vary based on on management practices, environmental conditions and geographic regions. Descriptions and values reported are to give a relative comparison among varieties. Actual values will be influenced by growing conditions.

Plant Growth Regulator

FM 1730 Dryland Table
FM 1730 Limited Irrigation Table
FM 1730 Irrigation Table


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