Untapping barley's grain yield potential by mitigating floral degeneration

Thursday, June 8, 2023 - 15:53 in Earth & Climate

Barley possesses an indeterminate "spike"-type inflorescence that forms basic floral structures, called spikelets, in a distichous pattern along its central axis (termed rachis). Each rachis node in the barley spike produces three (one central and two lateral) spikelets.

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