Table 1.

Angles Forming at Nodes between Two Adjoining Internodes

Wild Type (°)azig (°)b
Second metamer
First nodec174.0 ± 1.1d165.8 ± 2.6
Second node178.3 ± 0.6158.7 ± 2.7
Third node176.8 ± 1.4156.5 ± 2.1
Third metamer
First node177.1 ± 1.0167.5 ± 1.4
Second node178.4 ± 0.6166.8 ± 1.8
Third node177.1 ± 1.2162.0 ± 1.3
  • a n = 12.

  • b n = 24.

  • c The nodes were numbered from the proximal side of the rosette.

  • d 180° indicates a straight stem.

  • The inflorescence stems were used after growth had been completed.