hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: Hybridizing/plant biology

  • To: Multiple recipients of list <iris-l@rt66.com>
  • Subject: Re: Hybridizing/plant biology
  • From: Diana Louis <glouis@rogerswave.ca>
  • Date: Mon, 20 Oct 1997 16:10:03 -0600 (MDT)

On Mon, 20 Oct 1997, Gavin Sills wrote:

> Are TB pollen grains deposited on ONE stigma capable of fertilizing ANY
> ovules within a fruit, or only 1/3 of them?  
> Gavin Sills Pullman, WA
Gavin, It depends whether you put the pollen on all three stigmatic
lips or only one. The stigmatic lips curl down under the style arms
so you have to pollinate all of them if you want seeds from a
single pod parent X pod parent cross in your pod.

Diana Louis <dlouis@dynamicro.on.ca> <- private email address
Zone 4 Newmarket, Ontario, Canada 
AIS, CIS, SIGNA, IRIS-L, Canadian Wildflower Soc.

URL for the North American Native Irises web page

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index