Table II. Cuticular wax composition of rosette leaves of Arabidopsis Col-0, cer1-1, cer1-2, cer1-1R, CER1ox1, and CER1ox2 lines

Mean values (μg dm−2) of total wax loads and coverage of individual compound classes are given with sd (n = 4). The sums include shorter chain length constituents not presented in Figure 3.

PlantCuticular Wax Composition of Rosette Leaves
Total Loadn-AlkanesIsoalkanes1-AlcoholsIsoalcoholsAldehydesFatty AcidsEsters
Col-074.9 ± 5.145.2 ± 2.41.4 ± 0.47.6 ± 1.35.5 ± 0.910.7 ± 1.23.5 ± 0.81.1 ± 0.2
cer1-132.4 ± 1.99.5 ± 0.71.5 ± 0.38.2 ± 0.74.2 ± 0.55.9 ± 0.42.5 ± 0.70.6 ± 0.1
cer1-240.8 ± 2.212.0 ± 1.01.4 ± 0.36.2 ± 0.87.4 ± 1.09.3 ± 0.93.5 ± 0.80.9 ± 0.1
cer1-1R230.9 ± 12.6198.6 ± 8.315.4 ± 1.26.0 ± 0.83.8 ± 0.54.5 ± 0.52.0 ± 0.20.7 ± 0.2
CER1ox1304.8 ± 11.6262.3 ± 9.720.4 ± 2.76.5 ± 0.53.5 ± 0.47.5 ± 0.72.7 ± 0.90.8 ± 0.1
CER1ox2309.0 ± 19.8263.2 ± 7.922.6 ± 1.87.2 ± 0.53.8 ± 0.69.1 ± 0.83.0 ± 0.31.2 ± 0.3