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Table 7 Viability of progeny from crosses between white clover plants and hybrid 880-1

From: Experimental evidence for the ancestry of allotetraploid Trifolium repens and creation of synthetic forms with value for plant breeding

Female x Male No seeds No plants No plants flowering PS%
(range)
Seeds/head (range)
88–01 x Crusader-29 12 12 12 3–85 4–50
88–01 x Kopcru-1 10 10 10 0–73 0–19
Kopu II-2 x 880-1 11 6 5 22–62 9–29
Kopcru-1 x 880-1 12 12 12 21–63 1–21
C6452-4 x 880-1 12 11 11 24–61 0–29
C11519-4 x 880-1 12 10 7 34–78 1–34
Kopu II-2 x Crusader-29 12 12 12 98–100 230–420
  1. Seeds/head data were based on means of a minimum of three open-pollinated heads per plant at a single harvest. PS%=% stained pollen.