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P4226 (P4226)

Crop Name: Maize

National Code: NGZM-18-141*

Variety Name: P4226

Original Name: P4226

Outstanding Characteristics: High grain yield, excellent stay-green characteristics, excellent husk cover and good standability. (8.0t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Forest, forest transition, southern and northern Guinea savannah

Origin/Source: Pioneer Overseas Corporation, USA

Developing Institute: Pioneer Overseas Corporation, USA

Breeder(s)/Collaborators: P. Freymark, O. Ibikunle, M. Oyekunle, S.G. Ado, S. Olakojo, S.O. Salami and A.O. Lawal

Potential Yield (t/ha): 8

Year of Release: 2018

Year of Registration: 2018