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2014 Corn Inbred Lines Release CO453

Derivation: NZS3 × A82-8
NZS3= early population of mixed pedigree
A82-8= BSSS, B73

Inbred Characteristics
Characteristic Detail
Parent (seed or male) Both
Emergence 1a
Early seedling vigour 1a
Plant height 200-210 cm
Number of leaves 12-14
Leaf angle Semi-erect
Ear height 65-70 cm
Days to mid pollen 74b
Days to mid silk 76b
Ear type Cylindrical
Ear length 12-14 cm
Ear diameter 4 cm
Cob colour (anthocyanin) Red
Kernel rows 20
Kernel shape Wedge
Kernel type Dent
Kernel colour Yellow
Husk cover from ear tip 8 cm
a Scale: 1 = Excellent, 5 = Poor
b Days from planting
CO453 tassel CO453 silk CO453 cob
CO453 ear
Pest Resistance Ratings
Term Detail
Gibberella ear rot S
Smut I
Fusarium stalk rot S
Northern leaf blight S
Eyespot I
Rust I
Anthracnose Stalk Rot S
I = Intermediate
S = Susceptible
Production Information
Term Detail
Seed parent yield 114 g
Silk emergence 1a
Tassel extension 1a
Pollen shed 1a
a Scale: 1 = Excellent, 5 = Poor

Corn yield data table for C0453

Year City CHU FAO GDD Hybrid Moisture % Bu/Ac Yield/Moisture
  • AB: Alberta
  • MB: Manitoba
  • ON: Ontario
  • QC: Quebec
  • -- : no data
  • Bu/Ac: Bushels per acre
  • CHU: Corn heat units
  • CV: Coefficient of variation
  • FAO: Food and Agriculture Organization
  • GDD: Growing degree days
  • REPS: Replicates

Further technical information

Dr. Lana Reid
Corn Breeding and Pathology
Ottawa Research and Development Centre
Central Experimental Farm
Ottawa, Ontario, K1A OC6

Phone: (613) 759-1619
Fax: (613) 952-9295

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