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Genetics and biochemistry of flower color in stokes aster
Author(s): J. G. Barb, D. J. Werner and R. J. Griesbach
Publication Type: Article
Journal: Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science
Journal Link: http://journal.ashspublications.org/
Article Topic(s): Chemistry, Genetics, Morphology
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Stokesia laevis (Stokes aster),
AbstractThe biochemistry and genetics of flower color were studied in Stokesia laevis. Color morphs had different pigment profiles. The authors identified three 3 loci that are thought to regulate flower color.
Suggested CitationJ. G. Barb, D. J. Werner and R. J. Griesbach. "Genetics and biochemistry of flower color in stokes aster." Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 133.4 (2008): 569-578.
Article LinksISSN: 0003-1062