Table I.

Summary of phenotypes resulting from CLE gene family member overexpression

Gene (Background)aPhenotype
wus-LikeDevelopmental Timing DelaysbAnthocyaninRoot LengthbDwarf (14 DAG)bDwarf (21 DAG)b>50% Mortality (Stage 5.10)cApical Dominance
CLV3YYYShortNDdND67%N
CLE2YYNLongNYNN
CLE3YYNNCeNYNN
CLE4YYNLongNDYNN
CLE4 (Ler; clv3-2)YYNNDNYNN
CLE5YYNLongNYNN
CLE6YYNLongNYNN
CLE7YYNLongNYNN
CLE9YYYShortYY67%N
CLE10YYYShortYY92%N
CLE11YYNShortYY92%N
CLE13YYYShortYY96%N
CLE18NYNLongNNNY
CLE19NYYShortYYNY
CLE21NYYShortYYNY
CLE25NYNLongNNNY
CLE26NYNLongNNNY
CLE42NYNNCYYNN
CLE44NYNNCYYNN
  • a Genetic background was Col-0 unless otherwise specified.

  • b Relative to empty-vector control.

  • c Only lines that showed >50% mortality prior to the appearance of the first floral bud (stage 5.10) are specified.

  • d ND, Not done.

  • e NC, No change.