Table 4.

Measurements Performed during the Soil-Based Phenotypic Analysis

First-Phase Measurements
Measurement/QueryGrowth Stage Defined
Rosette radiusPrincipal growth stage 3
Are flower buds visible?Stage 5.10
Is first flower open?Stage 6.00
Length of stemStage 6.50a
Number of open flowersPrincipal growth stage 6
Number of senescent flowersPrincipal growth stage 6
Number of filled siliquesPrincipal growth stages 6 and 7
Number of shattered siliquesPrincipal growth stage 8
Is flower production complete?Stage 6.90