Superb eating quality. XTH 1273 offers superb eating quality and tenderness in a 73 day yellow variety. Very refined 8" ears are produced on sturdy plants with few tillers. Ears have 16-18 rows of bright and glossy yellow kernels and strong tip fill. A dark green husk with medium-long dark green flags covers the tender and sweet kernels and offers good protection to the ear. An excellent variety for roadside and local markets. Isolation required.
Approximately 2,425 seeds per pound
Germination days: 6 - 12 days
Maturation days: 73 days