• branch
  • The construction of the double mutant between barren inflorescence2 and tasselsheath reveals that the function of barren inflorescence2 is specific to the formation of branch meristems rather than bract leaf primordia. (usda.gov)
  • Branch, spikelet and floral meristems that form in these lines are defective, resulting in the production of fewer floral structures. (usda.gov)