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Contribution of delayed autonomous selfing to reproductive success in Kosteletzkya virginica
Author(s): C. J. Ruan, L. J. Zhou, F. Y. Zeng, R. M. Han, Q. Qin, S. Lutts, L. Saad and G. Mahy
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Belgian Journal of Botany
Journal Link: http://www.plecevo.eu/
Article Topic(s): Pollination,Seed increase
Research Setting(s): Greenhouse
Species Referenced: Kosteletzkya virginica (Virginia saltmarsh mallow),
AbstractEvaluates the effects of delayed self-pollination on reproductive success in Kosteletzkya virginica (syn K. pentacarpos). There were no differences in pollen deposition between autonomously pollinated and open-pollinated flowers. Delayed autonomous selfing resulted in increased seed production in the overall population.
Suggested CitationC. J. Ruan, L. J. Zhou, F. Y. Zeng, R. M. Han, Q. Qin, S. Lutts, L. Saad and G. Mahy. "Contribution of delayed autonomous selfing to reproductive success in Kosteletzkya virginica." Belgian Journal of Botany 141.1 (2008): 3-13.
Article LinksISSN: 0778-4031