Table 2.

Analysis of Elongation and Dehiscence in the Translational ARF8:GUS Lines

LineSilique LengthaElongationbDehiscenceb
Ler4.1 mm ± 0.4 mm
Ler + ARF8:GUS3.9 mm ± 0.8 mm++
arf8-47.2 mm ± 0.6 mm+++++
arf8-4 + ARF8:GUS4.9 mm ± 0.7 mm+++
  • a Pistil lengths measured 7 d after emasculation (±sd; a minimum of 37 flowers was emasculated and measured).

  • b −, no elongation/dehiscence; +, some elongation; +++/++, very good/good elongation/dehiscence.