Patent Number: 8,575,458

Title: Maize variety hybrid X00B152

Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X00B152 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof, produced by crossing Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. proprietary inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant that comprises crossing hybrid maize variety X00B152 with another maize plant. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X00B152 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby. This invention relates to the maize variety X00B152, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X00B152. This invention further relates to methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X00B152.

Inventors: Carlone, Jr.; Mario Rosario (Princeton, IL), Piper; Todd Elliott (Mankato, MN), Hotchkiss; Jay Robert (Brookings, SD), Lee; Travis J. (Hanston, KS), O'Leary; Michael Joseph (Eau Claire, WI)

Assignee: Pioneer Hi Bred International Inc

International Classification: A01H 1/00 (20060101); A01H 5/10 (20060101); C12N 15/82 (20060101); A01H 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017