Seed production in darkness?
corte922 at UIDAHO.EDU
Fri Feb 16 12:47:47 EST 1996
Dear fellow arab-netters,
I've backcrossed some mutants and am currently raising the F1 generation.
I would like to speed the process up as much as possible and would be
satisfied with only 100 seeds/plant. I am using a 24 hour photoperiod at
the moment but I've seen a few references that claim even more rapid
flowering can be achieved under complete darkness. Has anyone used this
method with seed production as a goal? (Both parents are in Columbia
Marc Cortese Lab: (208) 885-9431
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Moscow, ID 83843 e-mail: corte922 at uidaho.edu
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