KEN 00-5873

KEN 00-5873

Variety: KEN 00-5873

Attributes of KEN 00-5873:

  1. Parentage: Co 421 x Co 513
  2. Year of release: 2014
  3. Country of origin: Kenya
  4. Appearance: Pale greenish to yellow stalks on exposure to sunlight
  5. Expected Cane Yield ( tonnes/ha):  87-115TCH
  6. Sucrose (Pol% cane) : 12-14
  7. High sucroe content
  8. Medium maturing
  9. Good ratooning ability
  10. Disease reaction: Immune to smut
  11. Recommended harvest age (months): 15-17
  12. Recommended zones: Nyando, Nzoia, Kwale and Kilifi