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Table 3 Plant height and ear height of the studied maize cultivars in different growth stages

From: Evaluation of maize lodging resistance based on the critical wind speed of stalk breaking during the late growth stage

Year Cultivar Growth stage Plant morphology
Silking Physiological maturity Plant height (cm) Ear height (cm)
2018 FK139 31 July 20 September 244.3 ± 8.5bc 80.3 ± 2.6e
HT1 30 July 16 September 246.4 ± 2.4bc 99.7 ± 5.9 cd
JNK728 03 August 23 September 277.5 ± 8.6a 111.4 ± 6.1c
DK517 02 August 01 October 237.6 ± 7.2c 95.2 ± 8.1d
YD132 06 August 05 October 282.4 ± 5.3a 136.4 ± 9.4a
XY335 06 August 07 October 283.3 ± 10.5a 99.0 ± 12.5 cd
ZY8911 02 August 29 September 255.6 ± 9.5b 97.5 ± 6.4 cd
DK653 06 August 07 October 273.8 ± 8.6a 125.5 ± 5.7b
ZD958 05 August 08 October 247.0 ± 6.9bc 107.8 ± 7.8 cd
ZD909 06 August 09 October 255.0 ± 5.7b 104.6 ± 5.9 cd
2019 ZD958 04 August 01 October 258.0 ± 4.6b 121.8 ± 8.4a
XY335 06 August 13 October 296.2 ± 9.1a 119.1 ± 5.9a
JNK728 03 August 11 October 265.8 ± 10.0b 110.4 ± 7.4b
ZD909 06 August 15 October 246.1 ± 10.8c 99.4 ± 5.1c
  1. Values in the same column followed by different lowercase letters are significantly different at the p < 0.05 level
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