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108179
Accession number
108179
Holding institute
Institute code
USA974
Acquisition Date
Date not provided
Biological status of accession
Advanced/improved cultivar
Type of germplasm storage
Seed collection
Availability for distribution
Available for distribution
ITPGRFA MLS
Status not provided
Safety duplication institute
Taxonomy provided to Genesys
Genus
Zea
Specific epithet
Scientific name
Zea mays
Crop
Maize
Crop name
maize
Accession names
Accession name
Baxter's Yellow
Remarks
99
plant avgs 5' tall with green stems, avg of 2 tillers per plant. Leaves pendant. Tassels have secondary branching, avgs 16" long. Cylindrical-conical ears with 25% exhibiting fasciation on ear tip. Ears have yellow kernels and white cobs, 12-20 rows in mostly regular (some irregular/spiral) pattern. Ears avg 6" long, 1.6" wide. Ear set avgs 2 per plant. Kernels sweet type, yellow colored, sunken tops, standard size. 10% stalk, 25% root lodging when grown in 2011. Tasseled mid-season. USDA (PI 255982). The USDA GRIN database indicates this variety entered the USDA collection in 1959 and was collected from R.M. Bailey of Brownfield, ME
Metadata
UUID
urn:uuid:e81f69b2-c4ac-4899-8497-520d99739745
Last updated
22 October 2015
Created
22 October 2015