Selection and stability of synthetic varieties of Lolium perenne

@article{Hayward1985SelectionAS,
  title={Selection and stability of synthetic varieties of Lolium perenne},
  author={Mike D. Hayward and Ismail bin Haji Abdullah},
  journal={Theoretical and Applied Genetics},
  year={1985},
  volume={70},
  pages={48-51}
}
The performance of three experimental cultivars of Lolium perenne selected for yield or water soluble carbohydrate content was monitored over four generations of seed multiplication under relaxed selection. In each variety the selected trait regressed towards that of the base population from which the selection line derived. This could be accounted for by residual genetic variation within the lines for the selected trait, and in some instances, by association of this variation with the fitness… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
6 Citations
26 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 26 references

The control of recombination

  • R Riley, CN Law, V Chapman
  • Philos Trans R Soc London , Ser B
  • 1981

Genetic homeostasis and population structure in Lolium

  • IB Abdullah
  • PhD Thesis,
  • 1980

An automated procedure for the determination of soluble carbohydrates in herbage

  • TA Thomas
  • J Sci Food Agric
  • 1977

Nutritive studies of Cawdor and Silian perennial ryegrass

  • Waiters RJK, EM Evans
  • Rep Welsh Plant Breed Stn
  • 1976

Varietal stability in smooth

  • RP Knowles, BR Christie
  • 1972
1 Excerpt

Varietal stability in smooth bromegrass ( Bromus inermis Leys ) as affected by regional seed production

  • RP Knowles, BR Christie
  • Agron J
  • 1972

Changes in mean character and uniformity

  • W Rumball
  • 1970
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…