NSIC Rc498H (Mestiso 86)
Average yield: 6.9 t/ha
Maximum yield: 10.9 t/ha
Maturity: 108 days after seeding
Height: 105cm
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: 71.2%
Eating quality: Medium