Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 97818)

Strain Designations: LH242  /  Product Format: dried

Strain Designations LH242
Application
Excellent parental line for crosses to produce F1 hybrid corn
Seed research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Excellent parental line for crosses to produce F1 hybrid corn
Yellow dent corn
Inbred corn line
Adapted to north central USA
resistant to: gray leaf spot (Cercospora zeae-maydis)
resistant to: southern leaf blight (Bipolaris maydis)
progeny of ATCC 40721 and ATCC 40722
Name of Depositor Holden's Foundation Seeds, Inc.
Isolation
derived from a cross of LH195 (ATCC 40721) X LH204 (ATCC 40722)
References

Foley TJ. Inbred corn line LH242. US Patent 5,750,850 dated May 12 1998