What is inbreeding in plants? What happens to the recessive alleles in this process? 

Asked by Topperlearning User | 12th Jun, 2014, 11:10: AM

Expert Answer:

The process of mating more closely related plants within the same breed is called inbreeding.

The recessive alleles become homozygous and express themselves. These are then eliminated by selection.

Answered by  | 12th Jun, 2014, 01:10: PM