Inheritance of golden yellow mutant in Groundnut(Arachis Hypogaea (L.) uri icon


  • The parents, F 1 S, F2s. and F3 progenies of six crosses, including three reciprocal crosses, were studied for the inheritance of golden yellow foliage in groundnut (Arachishypcgaea L.). The golden yellow foliage character was recessive, and it was controlled by independent duplicate genes, giving a ratio of 15 normal green : 1 golden yellow foliage in the F 2 generation

publication date

  • 1990