Table 1. Phenotypic Variation between B73, PH207, and the F1 Reciprocal Hybrids between B73 and PH207
TraitB73B73 × PH207PH207 × B73PH207
Fresh aboveground biomass (g)0.931.431.250.97
Fresh belowground Biomass (g)0.831.091.330.91
Plant height (cm)12.8417.3217.3013.82
Root length (cm)24.6629.8430.0126.97
  • Phenotypic measurements were collected on greenhouse-grown plants at the seedling vegetative 1 developmental stage (Abendroth et al., 2011).