GT-4809X Tremendous yield potential in a very unique genetic package. Excellent standability and moderate plant size combine to give you a variety that can excel when pushed by fertility or population. It performs well on most soils and can tolerate some stress. A great way to build yields and diversify genetics.

Key Strengths

  • Very high yield potential
  • Unique genetics
  • Good for Frogeye and Stem Canker
  • Excellent standability

Management Tips

  • This variety can be pushed some and respond
  • A good choice for multiple soils
  • Will please you most if planted in high yield environments
  • Best in medium to narrower rows
Yield Capability 90
Emergence 80
Phytophthora 80
SDS 70
Standability 90
Shatter Resistance 80
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Category General Characteristics
Maturity & Herbicide Maturity Group IV
Relative Maturity 4.8
Herbicide Tolerance Xtend
Plant Description Plant Height 42
Canopy Type M
Pubescence Color Lt
Flower Color W
Hilum Color BL
Approximate Seeds / lb. 3300
Production Ratings Emergence Rating 8
Standability 9
No-Till Adaption 8
Iron Chlorosis 1
Shatter Resistance 8
Population Guidelines Drill Adapted 8
Drilled 190,000
15” Rows 175,000
20” Rows 160,000
30” Rows 145,000
Disease & Insect Ratings Phytophthora Resistance 1C
Phytophthora Tolerance 8
SCN Resistance R3
SDS Tolerance NA
White Mold NA
Brown Stem Rot NA
Frog Eye Leaf Spot 7
Stem Canker R
Root Knot Nematode S
Salt INC
Genuity 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