Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 75677)

Strain Designations: PHK56  /  Product Format: dried

Strain Designations PHK56
Application
Good male parental line for crosses to produce F1 hybrid corn
Seed research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Comments
Inbred corn line
Yellow dent corn
Good male parental line for crosses to produce F1 hybrid corn
Adapted to the central Corn Belt
resistant to: head smut (Spacelotheca reiliana)
resistant to: Goss's wilt (C. nebraskense)
resistant to: Fusarium ear mold (Fusarium moniliforme)
resistant to: common smut (Ustilago maydis)
Name of Depositor Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
Isolation
derived from a cross of PHG47 X PHG35
References

Martin PR. Inbred corn line PHK56. US Patent 5,347,081 dated Sep 13 1994