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Table 5 Genetic correlation coefficients using best linear unbiased predictions (REML) for measured traits across three harvest and four years in the evaluated tall fescue germplasm

From: Genetic parameters and selection in full-sib families of tall fescue using best linear unbiased prediction (BLUP) analysis

Traits DFY H CD NS FL
DFY 1     
H 0.86 ± 0.09 1    
CD 0.85 ± 0.09 0.65 ± 0.11 1   
NS ± 0.12 0.83 ± 0.10 0.69 0.59 ± 0.13 1  
FL ± 0.14 0.5 ± 0.18 0.38 ± 0.15 0.44 0.36 ± 0.19 1
  1. DFY dry forage yield, CD Crown diameter, H Plant height, NS Number of stems per plant, FO flowering time