Schedule of Activities for Experiment One

Date Activity

Day 1

Date:

Plant appropriate seeds in quad

Day 4 or 5

Date:

Record phenotypes of F1 plants. Thin plants to one per cell.

Days 14, 16, 18

Date:

Cross-pollinate flowers using a "bee-stick." Pollinate only six flowers per plant.

Days 20 to 39

Date:


Pinch off all unopened buds and shoots.

Day 39

Date:


Harvest seeds and plant in quad.

Days 42

Date:


Count numbers of each phenotype.


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