Table III.

Lipid and fatty acid composition in Arabidopsis flowers

Lipid FractionTotal Lipids14:016:016:118:018:118:218:320:122:1
μmol fatty acid g−1fresh wt mol %
Wax0.77 ± 0.0615.732.31.14.330.
TAG0.30 ±
Polar lipids4.20 ± 0.620.

Total lipids represent the means ± sd of two measurements. The fatty acid composition is from two measurements;sd was below 5% for all fatty acid values. n.d., Not detectable.