A robust highland variety with good Excellent double cobbing variety with good husk cover and comes as a combo of good standability and foliage cover.
Twiga is the Swahili name for Giraffe. Just as the giraffe is known for its long neck, Twiga 83 is an ultra-late maturing variety with maturity of 5.5-6 months. It has flint to semi flint grain quality with good resistance to blight and rust diseases. Yield potential is 52-55 bags per acre with high density grains making it good for weight selling.