[Plant-biology] Re: Corn plants with opposite leaves?

mel turner mturner at snipthis.acpub.duke.edu
Wed Jan 18 16:03:45 EST 2006


"monique" <monique at mail.bio.tamu.edu> wrote in message
news:dqm7k1$hhh$1 at news.tamu.edu...
> This is interesting.  Has anyone determined whether this leaf and/or ear
> arrangement results in increased productivity?

Well, I do get the impression they have more leaves than normal.
[Perhaps twice as many?]  Yours is an interesting question, but so
far as I know this phenomenon hasn't been reported or studied
before...

cheers





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