FM 1888GL Variety

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FiberMax® 1888GL gets up and gets going. This FiberMax cotton variety is ideal for growers who need strong performance with weed management flexibility, and farm in areas with historically low worm pressure. This early maturing cotton variety starts strong with early-season vigor and shows outstanding yield potential, high gin turnout potential and has an outstanding fiber package.


  • Outstanding yield potential
  • Stable performance across the High Plains region
  • Resistant to bacterial blight
  • High gin turnout potential
  • Good storm tolerance*

Geographic Region

  • High and Rolling Plains of the Southwest

Variety Characteristics

Leaf Pubescence SEMI-SMOOTH
Maturity** EARLY-MID
Height/Growth Habit MEDIUM/MODERATE
Storm Tolerance* 6.7

Disease Resistance

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

Fiber Quality

Length 1.14
Uniformity 81.2
Strength 30.4
Micronaire 4.03

*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.

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