Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 97048)

Strain Designations: PHHB4  /  Product Format: dried

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Strain Designations PHHB4
Seed research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Suitable female parental line in crosses for producing F1 hybrid corn
Yellow dent corn
Inbred corn line
Hybrids of PHHB4 do particulary well in wet years compared to the closest prior art
Adapted to most regions of USA but does best in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, and Nebraska
resistant to: southern leaf blight (Bipolaris maydis)
resistant to: common smut (Ustilago maydis)
resistant to: Stewart's bacterial blight (Erwinia stewartii)
resistant to: head smut (Spacelotheca reiliana)
resistant to: common rust (Puccinia sorghi)
Name of Depositor Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
derived from a cross of PHW52 X PHV94

Noble SW Jr.. Inbred corn line PHHB4. US Patent 5,444,178 dated Aug 22 1995

Noble SW Jr.. Inbred corn line PHHB. US Patent 5,633,427 dated May 27 1997

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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