Zea mays Linnaeus (ATCC® 97435)

Strain Designations: PHKW3  /  Product Format: dried

Strain Designations PHKW3
Seed research
Biosafety Level 1
Product Format dried
Type Strain no
Preceptrol® no
Suitable male parental line in crosses for producing F1 hybrid corn
Yellow dent corn
Inbred corn line
Adapted to north central USA
resistant to: drought
resistant to: head smut (Spacelotheca reiliana)
resistant to: common rust (Puccinia sorghi)
resistant to: European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis), first brood
resistant to: Fusarium ear mold (Fusarium moniliforme)
progeny of ATCC 75254
Name of Depositor Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
derived from a cross of PHN82 (ATCC 75254) X PHN63

Maughan KW. Inbred maize line PHKW3. US Patent 5,534,661 dated Jul 9 1996