Table 2.

Analysis of eostre/EOSTRE Pistils at Different Stages of Development

Stage and Phenotype of Ovules found in the Pistils Analyzed
Pistil StageaCollapsed OvulesFMFG2-3FG4FG5FG6FG7Total AnalyzedAbnormal (%)
FG10125000001250.00
FG2-33096 (0)12 (0)0001112.70
FG3-403356 (0)32 (6)0001214.95
FG41015 (3)21 (7)2 (1)004942.85
FG4-5702 (1)13 (5)27 (6)1 (0)04146.34
FG62355 (5)17 (14)27 (14)55 (6)013246.96
FG747000021 (21)296 (107)36448.07
  • a Assignment of pistil stage was done according to Christensen et al. (1998). An FG stage was assigned to pistils showing the majority (>75%) of the wild-type female gametophytes at that particular stage. If a single stage does not predominate, a transition between two stages was assigned.

  • Values within parenthesis indicate number of abnormal embryo sacs observed.