Skip to main content

Table 2 Within-plant genotypic variance in boll distribution

From: Genotypic variance in 13C-photosynthate partitioning and within-plant boll distribution in cotton

 CultivarVertical distributionHorizontal distribution
Boll fraction/%J16951.53 a28.41 b20.06 a80.27 a19.73 b
L2153.98 a33.09 a12.93 c78.71 a21.29 b
99B49.60 a35.36 a15.04 b67.10 b32.90 a
Boll weight/gJ1697.38 a7.15 a6.61 a7.46 a6.64 a
L216.32 b6.24 b6.13 b6.73 b5.73 b
99B5.14 c5.23 c4.88 c5.33 c4.83 c
Lint percentage/%J16940.88 a41.63 a40.20 a41.22 a40.59 a
L2141.18 a41.10 a39.39 a41.09 a40.02 a
99B40.78 a40.96 a39.23 a41.00 a39.65 a
Percentage of total plant yield/%J16952.99 ab28.76 c18.25 a82.24 a17.76 b
L2154.63 a33.14 b12.22 c81.72 a18.28 b
99B49.81 b36.39 a13.80 b69.86 b30.14 a
  1. a, b, and c Values are mean±standard deviation. Values followed by a different small letter within same row are significantly different in a column at 0.05 probability level