FM 1621GL Variety

Designed for growers in the High Plains areas, FM 1621GL is a new, excellent yielding variety with high gin turnout. It’s perfect for acres that require root knot nematode tolerance and resistance to bacterial blight, and is a good fit for places where FM 1320GL is currently planted. Other characteristics include early maturity, a moderate growth habit and a boll type similar to FM 1888GL.

Variety Advantages

  • Outstanding yield potential
  • Stable performance across the High Plains region
  • Resistant to bacterial blight
  • High gin turnout
  • Good storm tolerance
  • Liberty herbicide and glyphosate herbicide tolerant for weed control
  • RKN tolerant

Geographic Region:

High Plains

Comparative Fiber Quality

LENGTH UNIFORMITY STRENGTH MICRONAIRE
1.17 82.1 32.1 4.2

Agronomic Considerations

DISEASE TOLERANCE  
RKN/FUSARIUM WILT VERTICILLIUM WILT BACTERIAL BLIGHT RESISTANCE PLANT REGULATOR REQUIREMENTS
Good Fair Resistant  

Variety Characteristics

LEAF PUBESCENCE MATURITY STORM TOLERANCE* HEIGHT/GROWTH HABIT
Semi-Hairy Early 6
Medium/Moderate

Yield Higher

Growers who plant FiberMax® varieties have one-ton yield potential. More than 800 growers already belong to the FiberMax One Ton Club™.

Always read and follow label directions.

 

*Storm Tolerance Rating Scale: 9 very storm-tolerant; 0 very loose. Descriptions and values reported are to give a relative comparison among varieties. Actual values will be influenced by growing conditions.

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