Is the wild oat embryo monocotylous?


The embryogeny of the wild oat (Avena fatua L.) was studied in detail. The pattern of embryo development was observed to be similar to the other investigated grass taxa, conforming to thePoa variation of the Asterad type. The embryogeny and anatomy of young seedlings showed that the embryo of the wild oat was not monocotylous, but dicotylous. The scutellum… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02493400