Table II.

Seed yields of male-sterile transgenic plants resulted from crosses (C) with wild-type pollen and selfing (S) after fertility restoration by kinetin application

SeedSeed Weight2-a(Kanr/Kans)2-bχ2
mg
788 (C)122.6 ± 10.984 /810.05 (1:1)
788 (S)113.0 ± 18.9115 /410.14 (3:1)
790 (C)132.2 ± 17.282 /860.10 (1:1)
790 (S)110.2 ± 13.5133 /380.81 (3:1)
Wild type (S)124.4 ± 15.7
  • F2-a  Nos. represent the mean of five seed sets ± se.

  • F2-b  Media-grown seedlings were assayed for the presence or absence of the selectable marker kanamycin. Kans, Kanamycin sensitive.