Table 2 Growth measurements from TAC1 RNAi plum trees and President their respective standard plum control

From: Alteration of TAC1 expression in Prunus species leads to pleiotropic shoot phenotypes

  Standard President TAC1 RNAi P -value
Avg. SD SEM Avg. SD SEM
Branch angle a38 9.5 4.8 a17.0 10.8 2.7 <0.01
Branch length (cm) a26 22.2 11.1 a50.0 19.1 4.8 <0.01
Branch diameter (mm) 13 4.6 2.3 12.0 3.2 0.8 0.23
Trunk diameter (mm) a34 4.5 2.3 a42.0 5.3 1.3 0.01
Tree height (m) 3.11 0.5 0.3 3.4 0.5 0.1 0.3
  1. SD standard deviation, SEM standard error of the mean
  2. aStatistically a significant difference based on a P-value <0.05