Table I.

Morphology of wild-type and axr1-24 plants

ParameterWild Typeaxr1-24
Height (cm)41.2 ± 3.71-a 27.2 ± 3.9
No. of inflorescences4.8 ± 1.06.1 ± 1.1
No. of branches13.1 ± 3.923.1 ± 11.6
Distance between siliques (cm)1.0 ± 0.10.6 ± 0.1
No. of siliques154 ± 7322 ± 30
Length of siliques (cm)1.5 ± 0.10.6 ± 0.1
Etiolated seedling hypocotyl length (cm)12.9 ± 1.812.8 ± 1.9
No. of pollen grains/flower2,389 ± 719680 ± 565
  • F1-a Mean ± sd (n = 12 plants).