Seeing the light
Flowering at the appropriate time is critical to ensure that plants complete sexual reproduction before the onset of winter in temperate habitats. A new study provides the first strong evidence that variation at a photoreceptor gene contributes to variation in flowering time and does so in a latitude-dependent manner. © 2006 Nature Publishing Group.
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Mathews, S. (2006). Seeing the light. Nature Genetics, 38 (6), 606-608. https://doi.org/10.1038/ng0606-606