Table 2

Mean 1,000-grain weights for six cytoplasms averaged across three nuclear backgrounds of indica rice

Cytoplasm

1,000-grain weight (g)

Significance testsa


P = 0.05

P = 0.01


Nantehao

25.6

a

A

Dijiawujian

24.9

ab

AB

Zhuzhan

24.8

abc

AB

Shenglixian

24.7

abc

AB

Aizizhan

24.5

bc

AB

Peta

24.0

c

B


a Values followed by the same letter are not significantly different. Lower-case letters indicate significant differences at P = 0.05, upper-case at 0.01

Tao et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:53   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-53

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