Table 1.

Length of Roots, Trichoblasts, and Root Hairs of the rol5-1 Mutant

GenotypeRoot Length (mm)Epidermal Cell Length (Trichoblasts) (μm)Root Hair Length (μm)
Wild Type15 ± 0.2147 ± 29700 ± 80
rol5-110 ± 0.2126 ± 24480 ± 120
  • Seedlings were grown for 5 d in a vertical orientation. Values represent means ± sd. Differences are significant (t test, P < 0.05).