DS1897B is a tall, late maturing very high yielding flint grain textured hybrid. As a late maturing hybrid, it is suited to favourable sites where a high dry matter yield is sought. DS1897B has good standing power and an impressive plant stature.
* Score on a 1- 9 scale where 9 = very resistant
** Assumes plant establishment losses of less than 5%
*** Film penetration varies with conditions and film. Trials conducted with Samco and Maizetech films