SP 220

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Characteristics Disease Resistance
Relative Maturity Late Black Shank, Race 0 H
Grade Index 81 Black Shank, Race 1 M
Height (in.) 42 Tobacco Mosaic Virus S
Days to Flower 65 Granville Wilt VH
Leaves per Plant 18.1 Root Knot Nematode R


High quality tobacco that has very good resistance to Black Shank and Granville Wilt.  A good yielding variety that cures easily.  Yields are higher that Speight 168.


Disease Resistance: L=Low; M=Medium; H=High; VH=Very High; R=Resistant; S=Susceptible

TMV = Tobacco Mosaic Virus
PVY = Potato Virus Y

Characteristics for each hybrid are typical for that hybrid grown under optimum conditions, but may be affected by and/or changed by environmental conditions, cultural practices, and varying soil types.