plant breeding: back crossing

Stephen M Jankalski CEREOID at
Mon Oct 25 15:51:31 EST 1999

Back crossing is the crossing of the one of the offspring with one of its

Thomas Finlay <tomrfin at> wrote in article
<3814AE0B.4BA701F4 at>...
> Hello. Can anyone direct to information on the effects of back crossing
> (if I understand this correctly, crossing the seed grown offspring of a
> plant with pollen from one of its "children.").
> Thank you
> Tom Finlay
> Deer Island, Oregon

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