Table 1 Lodicule size and anther extrusion (AE) measured in selected cultivars and intercultivar hybrids
Width (mm)Depth (mm)AE in fieldResponse to 2,4- dAE by 2,4-d
CrossesOverallTransparentOverallTransparent
Parents
SV235 (cly1.b2)0.55 ± 0.110.55 ± 0.110.43 ± 0.050.43 ± 0.05++
AZ (Cly1.a)0.72 ± 0.040.72 ± 0.040.56 ± 0.050.56 ± 0.05+++
SN (Cly1.a)0.66 ± 0.050.66 ± 0.050.53 ± 0.030.53 ± 0.03+++
Morex (Cly1.a)0.73 ± 0.010.73 ± 0.010.55 ± 0.010.55 ± 0.01+++
Barke (Cly1.a)0.85 ± 0.050.83 ± 0.050.61 ± 0.030.60 ± 0.02+++
OUH602 (Cly1.a)0.59 ± 0.020.59 ± 0.010.44 ± 0.040.44 ± 0.04+++
KNG (cly1.b)0.47 ± 0.030.07 ± 0.010.29 ± 0.020.03 ± 0.01
GP (cly1.b)0.48 ± 0.050.10 ± 0.030.31 ± 0.020.04 ± 0.01
SV002 (cly1.b)0.50 ± 0.010.04 ± 0.040.25 ± 0.070.02 ± 0.02
SV242 (cly1.b)0.45 ± 0.020.06 ± 0.020.24 ± 0.020.03 ± 0.01
SV223 (cly1.c)0.42 ± 0.000.05 ± 0.010.21 ± 0.000.03 ± 0.00
SV230 (cly1.c)0.35 ± 0.050.05 ± 0.010.14 ± 0.000.03 ± 0.00
cly1.b2 × Cly1.a
SV235 × AZ0.72 ± 0.030.72 ± 0.030.50 ± 0.060.50 ± 0.06+++
SV235 × SN0.69 ± 0.010.69 ± 0.010.50 ± 0.080.50 ± 0.08+++
SV235 × Morex0.75 ± 0.070.75 ± 0.070.62 ± 0.110.62 ± 0.11+++
cly1.b2 × cly1.b
SV235 × KNG0.54 ± 0.020.33 ± 0.050.44 ± 0.030.22 ± 0.02+
SV235 × GP0.59 ± 0.060.46 ± 0.000.43 ± 0.040.35 ± 0.03+
SV235 × SV0020.60 ± 0.020.34 ± 0.030.42 ± 0.060.21 ± 0.01+
SV235 × SV2420.55 ± 0.050.36 ± 0.040.44 ± 0.070.20 ± 0.04+
cly1.b2 × cly1.c
SV235 × SV2230.44 ± 0.050.07 ± 0.010.28 ± 0.030.07 ± 0.01
SV235 × SV2300.44 ± 0.040.09 ± 0.010.23 ± 0.010.05 ± 0.02
Cly1.a × cly1.b
AZ× KNG0.62 ± 0.040.61 ± 0.040.42 ± 0.060.42 ± 0.06+++
SN × KNG0.59 ± 0.040.59 ± 0.030.41 ± 0.040.40 ± 0.04+++
SN× GP0.61 ± 0.030.61 ± 0.030.43 ± 0.040.42 ± 0.04+++
Barke × KNG0.72 ± 0.050.72 ± 0.040.51 ± 0.060.50 ± 0.06+++
Cly1.a × cly1.c
SV230 × SN0.53 ± 0.050.52 ± 0.050.37 ± 0.080.35 ± 0.07++
SV230 × Morex0.51 ± 0.020.50 ± 0.010.38 ± 0.050.36 ± 0.05++
Barke × SV2300.55 ± 0.050.54 ± 0.050.36 ± 0.030.36 ± 0.03++
SV230 × OUH6020.54 ± 0.050.53 ± 0.030.35 ± 0.060.34 ± 0.06++
Cly1.c × cly1.b
SV230 × KNG0.43 ± 0.010.01 ± 0.010.25 ± 0.010.01 ± 0.01
  • Lodicule width: “overall” indicates entire size of width and depth at a visible lodicule and “transparent” indicates the width and depth of vascular tissue at a lodicule. AE, anther extrusion.