Table 2: Estimate of heterosis over mid- and better parent for different traits in linseed.

CrossesCapsule/plantSeeds/capsuleTest weightSeed yield
MPBPMPBPMPBPMPBP

−45.39 0.00 −6.25 −23.00
−4.66 −36.44 −46.38 −47.50 8.00
−26.67 −31.25 102.72 67.75
25.99 −15.73 27.77 9.53 −26.34
−29.46 −31.67
39.43 −10.09 4.58 4.58 30.54 −18.73 −0.71
36.72 −3.18 −7.39 −12.61 −16.86
18.25 −23.73 −49.05 −49.05 −2.28 11.82
17.53 8.90 0.00 −6.25 −12.38 −15.30
19.13 −14.69 10.34 6.67
−34.84 −35.03 11.11 4.17
25.53 −16.18 −12.44 −17.92 5.11
−6.91 −7.52 1.67 1.67 −20.46 −22.81
58.17 18.63 −12.69 −15.42 −6.83 −13.30
0.30 −6.25 −13.33 −13.33
18.32 −20.86 −18.67 −23.75 71.45 −14.28 −31.96
−0.23 −3.56
3.74 −33.10 −23.11 −27.92 41.90 −29.05
45.39 9.41 6.67 3.33 9.47 57.45 −3.06
−28.09 −33.10 12.50 12.50 −8.78 −20.84
28.12 −8.10 −5.00 −5.00 34.87
S.E. 22.91 26.46 6.02 6.95 0.52 0.60 1.06 1.22
CD at 5% 45.94 53.05 12.07 13.93 1.05 1.21 2.12 2.46
CD at 1% 61.18 70.64 16.07 18.56 1.39 1.61 2.83 3.27

and .