Q. 134.9( 7 Votes )

What type of plants were used by Mendel for conducting his experiments on inheritance?

Answer :

Mendel used pea plant for conducting experiments on inheritance. Reasons for selecting pea plant were

a) they are easy to raise


b) give many offspring per mating


c) self-fertilization


d) have varieties in genotype and phenotype.


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