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Studies on Effect of Physical and Chemical Mutagens in Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) in M2 Generation

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Seeds of Sorghum (sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) Variety CSV – 23. Were mutagenesis with gamma rays and EMS to determine their mutagenic sensitivity in morphological and yield characters. The spectrum of Mutation and induced variability for various quantitative and yield traits were observed in M2 generation. Plant height (cm),total number of leaves, leaf length (cm), leaf width(cm), stem girth (cm),Days taken to first flowering (days),ear head length(cm),ear head width(cm), Grain weight(gm),100 seed weight(gm), Biomass weight(gm)

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Periodical:
International Letters of Natural Sciences (Volume 37)
Pages:
46-50
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V. Suthakar and L. Mullainathan, "Studies on Effect of Physical and Chemical Mutagens in Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) in M2 Generation", International Letters of Natural Sciences, Vol. 37, pp. 46-50, 2015
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April 2015
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