A novel rice cultivar, designated ‘Francis’, is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of rice cultivar ‘Francis’, to the plants of rice ‘Francis’ and to methods for producing a rice plant produced by crossing the cultivar ‘Francis’ with itself or another rice variety. The invention further relates to hybrid rice seeds and plants produced by crossing the cultivar ‘Francis’ with another rice cultivar.
Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences; Plant Pathology
(University of Arkansas, N.A., USA)
Moldenhauer, Karen A. K. and Lee, Fleet N., "Rice cultivar 'Francis'" (2005). Patents Granted. 124.