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Table 1 Range of trait values observed in a sample of thirty maize genotypes

From: Image analysis of anatomical traits in stalk transections of maize and other grasses

Trait Genotype Mean value
Stalk diameter (cm) E2558W 3.26 ± 0.23
LH85 1.60 ± 0.06
Rind thickness (cm) W182BNgt 0.42 ± 0.08
A663 0.13 ± 0.04
Vascular bundle density (cm−2) OS602 57.3 ± 3.8
W182BN 36.8 ± 2.8
Vascular bundle size (cm2) PHK93 9.04 ± 1.1 × 10−4
Mo39 4.31 ± 1.2 × 10−4
  1. Of the 30 genotypes sampled by collecting transections from 3 individual plants each, those which gave the largest and smallest value for each trait are listed in the middle column. The mean ± SEM of the three samples per genotype is given in the right hand column.