Table 1  Genetic correlation coefficients between select traits and disease resistance score values obtained from a previous study (Wisser et al. 2011)
HTRSWRSLBGLSNLB
LES−0.91**−0.87**−0.12*NSNS
HTR0.85**NSNS−0.11*
SWRNSNSNS
SLB0.62**0.67**
GLS0.66**
  • LES, lesion score from field; HTR, height ratio; SWR, stalk width ratio; SLB, southern leaf blight resistance; GLS, gray leaf spot resistance; NLB, northern leaf blight resistance. Nonsignificant (NS, P > 0.1) correlation estimates are not shown. **P < 0.001. *P < 0.1.