Home | About NASC | Address/Staff
Ask a question | Help


Please note that due to the global coronavirus epidemic orders placed with NASC may take longer than usual to reach you

NASC Stock Detail Page

NASC ID: N3084

Name: apetala

ABRC stock number: CS3084

Description: Flowering

Donation Date: 1993-06-01

Donated by:  California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Elliot Meyerowitz

Stock type: individual line

Material type: seed

Status Price (£)
Available £7.50

Germplasm Info

Seed type: Single marker

Mutagen: ethylmethane sulfonate

Background: Ler

Growth requirement: none

Associated Polymorphisms

When available, select a locus to display it at the AIP or view the EMBL record at the EBI.

Allele: Locus: AGI code:
  • ap2-9
  • ap2




reduced petals and large sepals, flower morphogenesis affected in 1st & 4th whorls, no organs form in 2nd whorl, and 3rd whorl is mostly unoccupied, more severe phenotype at higher temperatures.

Ontology annotation using Plant Ontology (PO) and PATO

Select the plant ontology term to see other Arabidopsis lines associated with this phenotype.

Entity Value
petal NumberDecreasedValue (PATO:0000419)
sepal LargeSizeValue (PATO:0000586)


Bowman, J.L., Smyth, D.R. & Meyerowitz, E.M. 1991. Genetic interactions among floral homeotic genes of Arabidopsis. Development 112(1):1-20.PubMed ID: 1685111.