NSIC Rc496H (Mestiso 85)
Average yield: 6.5 t/ha
Maximum yield: 10.0 t/ha
Maturity: 108 days after seeding
Height: 107cm
Reaction to pests & diseases: Resistant reaction to Blast. Intermediate reaction to Stemborer, GLH, and BPH.
Susceptible to Bacterial Blight, Sheath Blight, and Tungro
Grain size: Long
Milling recovery: 69.5%
Eating quality: Medium