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  Re: [aroid-l] self pollination of aroids
From: Marc Gibernau gibernau at cict.fr> on 2003.05.21 at 11:49:54(10278)
Dear Julius & Friends,

I listed the advantages and disadvantages of apomixis in a previous e-mail.
So it will depend on the populational state of your species.

If I understand well your question, apomixis will never "mix" genes (it's a
cloning multiplication better than reproduction). But apomixis will "keep"
all the genes in place (for future mixing if cross-pollination occurs).

Self-pollination will mix the genes and all lethal genetic combinations
will be

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