FM 1953GTLP Variety

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FiberMax® 1953GLTP consistently delivers excellent yield potential and cotton fiber quality, regardless of the environment. Bred for harsh conditions, this variety shows good early-season vigor, excellent heat tolerance and resistance to bacterial blight in cotton. When the going gets tough, FM 1953GLTP is the FiberMax cotton variety you want in your field.


  • Consistently high performance in varied environments
  • Resistant to bacterial blight
  • Excellent yield potential
  • Excellent fiber quality package
  • Excellent heat tolerance
  • Good early-season vigor
  • Three-gene lepidoteran resistance, which decreases the likelihood that additional worm control measures will be needed

Geographic Region

  • South Texas
  • Rolling Plains of the Southwest
  • Oklahoma

Variety Characteristics

Leaf Pubescence SEMI-SMOOTH
Maturity** EARLY-MID
Height/Growth Habit MEDIUM/MODERATE
Storm Tolerance* 6.9

Disease Resistance

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

Fiber Quality

Length 1.16
Uniformity 83.0
Strength 31.0
Micronaire 4.21

*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 1953 Dryland Table
FM 1953 Limited Irrigation Table
FM 1953 Irrigation Table


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