Micropropagation & plant breeding
Regeneration of pinwheel phenotype and evaluation of anthocyanin in African violet (Saintpaulia ionantha Wendl.) periclinal chimera

Mina Kazemian; Vali Ollah Ghasemi Omran; Elham Mohajel Kazemi; Maryam Kolahi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , December 2021, , Pages 39-49


  The mutation in the meristem layers creates different genetic backgrounds (chimera) in the plant tissue. The mutation in L1 layer of shoot apical meristem generates a periclinal chimera. UF3GT is an effective enzyme in floral coloration, inducing anthocyanin accumulation in petals. This study investigates ...  Read More