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Pollen Tube Growth and Self-Compatibility in Almond
AbstractAlthough pollen tube growth has been an important criterion for self-compatibility evaluation in almond, there is not a clear-cut separation between positive and negative growth of pollen tubes in the different genotypes. The examination of pollen tube growth after selfing almond seedlings has allowed establishing different levels of compatibility, but not a clear-cut separation between self-compatible (SC) and self-incompatible (SI) genotypes, related to the presence of pseudo-self-compatibility in almond. Consequently, a relationship between pollen tube growth and self-compatibility in almond may be established for evaluating the seedlings in breeding programs.
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Socias i Company, R.; Kodad, O.; Fernández i Martí, À.; Alonso, J.M. Pollen Tube Growth and Self-Compatibility in Almond. Plants 2013, 2, 50-56.View more citation formats
Socias i Company R, Kodad O, Fernández i Martí À, Alonso JM. Pollen Tube Growth and Self-Compatibility in Almond. Plants. 2013; 2(1):50-56.Chicago/Turabian Style
Socias i Company, Rafel; Kodad, Ossama; Fernández i Martí, Àngel; Alonso, José M. 2013. "Pollen Tube Growth and Self-Compatibility in Almond." Plants 2, no. 1: 50-56.