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Table 6 Introduced cultivars in Jacaltenango

From: Changes in farmers' knowledge of maize diversity in highland Guatemala, 1927/37-2004

Cultivar Grain colour (most common answer) Climate adaptation (all answers) Growing season (mean, months) Number of informants who mention this cultivar
Reina Yellow Hot/temperate 5.1 13
Crema White Hot/temperate 5.3 8
ICTA White Hot/temperate 4.5 7
Grano de oro Yellow Hot/temperate 4.3 6
saj sat White Hot/temperate 5.0 4
Conejo Yellow Hot 2.7 3
Tuxpeño White Hot/Temperate 4.0 3
Lucas Yellow Hot/Temperate 4.3 2
Taxa White/Yellow Hot 5.0 2
Siete hojas White Hot 3.0 2
Manuel Juan White Hot 5.0 2
Juncanero White Temperate 5 1
Mapalu White Hot 4 1
Americano White Hot 4 1
yixim chik Yellow Temperate 4 1
saj k'o ixim White Temperate 6 1
kej k'o ixim Black Temperate 6 1
Cinco pies White Hot 4 1
Rocamey White Hot 4 1
Tropical White Hot 4 1
caj chil Yellow Hot 3 1
Super enano White Hot 4 1
Sintalapa White Hot 5 1
Máquina No data No data No data No data