African Journal of
Plant Science

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Plant Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0824
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPS
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 762

Full Length Research Paper

Heterosis and combining ability analysis of quality protein maize (Zea mays L.) inbred lines adapted to mid-altitude sub-humid agro-ecology of Ethiopia

Dufera Tulu
  • Dufera Tulu
  • EIAR- Bako National Maize Research Centre, P. O. Box 2003, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Bulti Tesso
  • Bulti Tesso
  • Department of Plant Sciences, Haramaya University, Haramaya, Ethiopia.
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Girum Azmach
  • Girum Azmach
  • EIAR- Bako National Maize Research Centre, P. O. Box 2003, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 04 October 2017
  •  Accepted: 14 November 2017
  •  Published: 31 March 2018

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