What is hybrid vigour?

By PostWizard · Nov 10, 2000 · Updated Oct 23, 2018 ·
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    When two inbred lines from different origins are crossed and the resultant progeny produce a better yield or quality due to a better balance of genes, that is hybrid vigour (heterosis). Not all crosses are an improvement on the parents. Random crosses among random lines will give you random results. Hybrid vigour results when the parents used express favorable specific combining ability.

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    Written by: MR_NATURAL420, Nov 10, 2000,

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