Table 1.

Number of Floral Organs in Whorls 2 and 3 in mfo1

Ectopic GlumeGlume-Lodicule Mosaic OrganLodiculeElongated LodiculeStamenLodicule-Stamen Mosaic OrganGlume-Lodicule- Stamen Mosaic Organ
Wild type2.0 ± 0.0 (100%)6.0 ± 0.0 (100%)
mfo1-12.8 ± 1.1 (100%)0.6 ± 0.6 (59.3%)0.7 ± 0.9 (44.4%)1.6 ± 1.0 (92.6%)1.5 ± 1.2 (74.1%)0.3 ± 0.4 (25.9%)
mfo1-20.3 ± 0.5 (30.2%)3.6 ± 0.9 (100%)5.7 ± 0.6 (100%)0.1 ± 0.4 (12.8%)
  • Average number ± sd of 27 and 172 spikelets in mfo1-1 and mfo1-2, respectively. The numbers in parentheses indicate the frequency of spikelets with each floral organ in each genotype.