AS215 -2

AS 215 Grain Sorghum

AS215 -2HIGH TEST WEIGHT WITH DROUGHT TOLERANCE

  •  High density, high bushel weight red grain
  • Outstanding yield potential under dryland or limited-irrigation
  •  Excellent standability due to stiff stalk and strong, deep root system

 

Plant Characteristics

Maturity Group                      Medium

Days to Maturity                   90-95

Days to 50% Anthesis         60-62

Plant Color                             Purple

Grain Color                            Red

Plant Height                          45”-50”

Head Type                            Semi-compact

Avg. Seeds per lb.                16,000

 

Agronomic Characteristics

Pre-Flower Stress Tol.         9

Standability                             9

Head Extension                     8

Threshability                          8

Tillering Capacity                 Med

Head Smut                              9

Fusarium                                 7

Maize Dwarf Mosaic Virus 9

Downy mildew –Pathotype 1            9

Greenbug Resistance         Biotypes C,E

 

Placement Ratings

Yield for Maturity                  8

Yield Non-Irrigated              8

Yield Irrigated                        7

Drill Culture                            8

 

Yield Range

115-160 Bushels per Acre

Rating Scale  1 Poor     2-3 Fair    4-5 Good    6-7 Very Good    8-9 Excellent