Table 3 

General combining ability variance of stiff stalk synthetic (Formula), and nonstiff stalk (Formula) inbred progenies, and specific combining ability variance (Formula) of single crosses between them

Variance ComponentsGrain YieldPlant HeightStaygreen
Formula0.22a28.66a0.12a
Formula0.20a34.48a0.23a
Formula0.05a2.6a0.01a
Formula0.120.040.02
  • a Significant at α = 0.001.