Table 1

Mean and range of the traits in the parents and the RIL population
Location Trait 2009 2010
P1a P2 RILs P1 P2 RILs
Mean Range Mean Range
HNb FLDc 53.5 44.5 51.5 44.3–55.3 52.3 43 50.1 45–54.3
NFF 9 4 8 3–12 8 2 6.9 3–9
LS 0 5 3.0 0.5–5 0.5 5 3.1 0.8–5
PN 30.3 16.4 18.7 10–31.4 19.3 10.8 16.6 8.9–27.3
SX FLD 44.5 36.5 39 33–42 53 46 50.6 45–54
NFF 9 4 7.1 3–11 NAd NA NA NA
LS 2 5 3.5 1–5 0 5 3.0 0.5–5
PN 35.5 16.5 21.3 10.8–33.8 20.3 19.3 18.6 9.0–33

a P1: ZN016 (♀), P2: ZJ282 (♂), RILs: recombinant inbred lines.

b HN: Haining, SX: Shaoxing.

c FLD: days to first flowering, NFF: nodes to first flower, LS: leaf senescence, PN: pod number per plant.

d NA: data of LS not available for this trial.

Xu et al.

Xu et al. BMC Genetics 2013 14:4   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-14-4

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