GT-2612X  is a variety that works in lots of places; just look at all the “8” ratings it gets. It has plenty of top end yield potential to warrant being placed on your best ground too. GT-2612X is the type that can be planted first with its phytophthora and SDS ratings so high. Above that it offers great protection from iron chlorosis, white mold and brown stem rot.

Key Strengths

  • Super agronomic package for the area
  • Extra yield potential
  • Good height and strong standability
  • Moderate brown stem rot resistance

Management Tips

  • Can go in any soil
  • Height is good even under stress
  • Has a huge yield punch
  • Good choice for early planting
  • Not for use in heavy cyst nematode environments
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 80
Phytophthora 90
SDS 90
Standability 90
Shatter Resistance 80
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group II
Relative Maturity 2.6
Herbicide Tolerance Xtend
Plant Description Plant Height 37″
Canopy Type M
Pubescence Color G
Flower Color P
Hilum Color IB
Approximate Seeds / lb. 2800
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 8
Standability 8
No-Till Adaption 8
Iron Chlorosis 8
Shatter Resistance 8
Population Guidelines Drill Adapted 8
Drilled 190,000
15” Rows 175,000
20” Rows 160,000
30” Rows 150,000
Disease & Insect Ratings Phytophthora Resistance 1C
Phytophthora Tolerance 8
SCN Resistance S
SDS Tolerance 8
White Mold 8
Brown Stem Rot MR
Frog Eye Leaf Spot NA
Root Knot Nematode NA
Salt Inc
XTend Rating Scale: 1-2 / Poor | 3-4 / Fair | 5-6 / Good | 7-8 / Very Good | 9 / Excellent
Plant Type: Th / Thin | M / Medium | B / Bushy
Pubescence: G / Grey | T / Tan | LT / Light Tawny
Flower Color: P / Purple | W / White
Hilum Color: BL / Black | G / Grey | IB / Imperfect Black | IY / Imperfect Yellow | BR / Brown | BF / Buff | Y / Yellow
Rating Scale: S / Susceptible | R / Resistant | MR / Moderate Resistance | T / Tolerant