International Journal of Agronomy / 2020 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Exploitation of Hybrid Vigor for Identification of Promising Sorghum F1 Hybrid for High Grain Yield and Resistance to Sorghum Midge

Table 3

Better parent heterosis of 50 experimental hybrids evaluated in the 2015 rainy season.

CrossesGrain yieldMidge damageDays to 50% flowering

TX640 × L1−15.2433.330.00ns
QL33 × L1−23.38−39.660.00ns
TX640 × L2−23.77−44.263.03
QL33 × L2−18.7529.51−1.54ns
TX640 × L3−40.45−11.763.13
QL33 × L38.66−20.69−1.56ns
TX640 × L4−10.7815.691.52ns
QL33 × L410.78−74.143.08
TX640 × L5−44.76−3.171.54ns
QL33 × L53.623.17−1.54ns
TX640 × L633.14−60.780.00ns
QL33 × L6−35.4332.761.54ns
TX640 × L746.05−54.551.52ns
QL33 × L7−52.1744.830.00ns
TX640 × L8−32.106.451.52ns
QL33 × L88.16−8.06−1.54ns
TX640 × L9−49.89−3.571.52ns
QL33 × L9−23.173.451.54ns
TX640 × L10−35.440.00ns−1.59ns
QL33 × L10−48.621.721.59ns
TX640 × L1115.23−7.844.55ns
QL33 × L11−76.13−48.28−1.54ns
TX640 × L12−37.55−1.644.55ns
QL33 × L12−0.85 ns0.00 ns−1.54ns
TX640 × L1320.76−50.98−3.03
QL33 × L13−20.76−43.104.62
TX640 × L1419.16−16.361.56ns
QL33 × L14−41.4210.34−1.56ns
TX640 × L15−2.230.00 ns0.00ns
QL33 × L15−8.38−1.64−3.08
TX640 × L16−0.69 ns3.333.13ns
QL33 × L16−43.39−1.67−1.56ns
TX640 × L17−30.79−30.65−1.52ns
QL33 × L17−44.7730.651.54ns
TX640 × L1816.5345.100.00ns
QL33 × L18−16.53−56.901.54ns
TX640 × L19−35.6844.834.62
QL33 × L198.11−15.52−4.62
TX640 × LL209.60−12.901.52ns
QL33 × L20−14.3917.744.62
TX640 × L2114.02−7.81−4.69ns
QL33 × L21−47.989.371.56ns
TX640 × L22−43.02−8.621.54ns
QL33 × L22−32.9310.34−3.08
TX640 × L23−12.46−9.091.52ns
QL33 × L23−21.995.17−1.54ns
TX640 × L2461.40−43.400.00ns
QL33 × L24−23.675.17−1.61ns
TX640 × L2536.48−7.27−3.03
QL33 × L25−36.481.724.62

Note: significant at 1%, significant at 5%, and ns: nonsignificant.

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