Descriptors for SAFFLOWER:
Category: CHEMICAL
  1. Apha-tocopherol (APHATOCO)
    Milligrams apha-tocopherol per 100 grams of oil

  2. Beta-tocopherol (BETATOCO)
    Milligrams beta-tocopherol per 100 grams of oil

  3. Delta-tocopherol (DELTATOCO)
    Milligrams delta-tocopherol per 100 grams of oil

  4. Gamma-tocopherol (GAMMATOCO)
    Milligrams gamma-tocopherol per 100 grams of oil

  5. Hydroxyarctiin (HYDROXYARC)
    Percent 2-hydroxyarctiin in flour meal

  6. IODINE (IODINE)
    IODINE NO.

  7. LYSINE (LYSINE)
    RATIO VALUES TABLE VALUES DIVIDED BY 16 = GRAMS LYSINE/16 GRAMS NITROGEN.

  8. Linoleic Acid (LINOLEIC)
    Percent linoleic acid in seeds

  9. Matairesinol (MATAIRESIN)
    Percent matairesinol in flour meal

  10. OIL (OIL)
    PERCENT OF OIL IN THE SEED.

  11. Oleic Acid (OLEIC)
    Percent oleic acid in seeds

  12. Palmitic Acid (PALMITIC)
    Percent palmitic acid in seeds

  13. Stearic Acid (STEARIC)
    Percent stearic acid in seeds

Category: GROWTH
  1. HABIT (HABIT)
    GROWTH HABIT OF THE ACCESSION (CODED).
    Code values.

  2. HEIGHT (HEIGHT)
    HEIGHT OF THE PLANT IN CENTIMETERS.

Category: MORPHOLOGY
  1. BRANCHING (BRANCHING)
    DEGREE OF BRANCHING (CODED)
    Code values.

  2. Bracts Enclosing Head (BRACTS)
    Bracts enclosing head
    Code values.

  3. Branch Angle (BRANCHANG)
    Angle of branches
    Code values.

  4. Branch Length (BRANCHLEN)
    Length of branches
    Code values.

  5. Branch Location (BRANCHLOC)
    Location of branches on the main axis
    Code values.

  6. Corolla Color at Bloom (CORCOLBL)
    Corolla color in bloom
    Code values.

  7. Corolla Color at Bud Stage (BUDCOLOR)
    Corolla color at the bud stage
    Code values.

  8. Corolla Color of Dry Flower (CORCOLDRY)
    Corolla color of dry flower
    Code values.

  9. Days to Flower (DAYFLOWER)
    Number of days from planting or first irrigation to 50% of plants having first flower

  10. FLOWER COLOR (FLOWERCOL)
    FLOWER COLOR
    Code values.

  11. Growth Habit (GROWTHHAB)
    Growth habit
    Code values.

  12. HEADSIZE (HEADSIZE)
    HEADSIZE - DIAMETER IN MILLIMETERS.

  13. Head (capitulum) Shape (HEADSHAPE)
    Primary head shape before flowering
    Code values.

  14. Internode Length (INTERNODE)
    Internode length
    Code values.

  15. Leaf Color (LEAFCOLOR)
    Leaf color
    Code values.

  16. Leaf Hairiness (LEAFHAIRS)
    Leaf hairiness
    Code values.

  17. Leaf Margin (LEAFMARGIN)
    Leaf margin
    Code values.

  18. Leaf Shape (LEAFSHAPE)
    Leaf Shape (upper stem leaves)
    Code values.

  19. Leaf Spininess (SPININESS)
    Extent of leaf spininess
    Code values.

  20. Leaf Texture (LEAFTEXT)
    Leaf texture
    Code values.

  21. OIB Spine Color (OIBSPINE)
    Outer involucral bract spine color
    Code values.

  22. OIB Spine Location (OIBLOC)
    Location of spines on the outer involucral bracts
    Code values.

  23. Outer Involucral Bracts Att (OIBA)
    Outer Involucral Bracts Attitude
    Code values.

  24. Outer Involucral Bracts Length (OIBL)
    Outer Involucral Bracts Length
    Code values.

  25. Outer Involucral Bracts Width (OIBW)
    Outer Involucral Bracts Width
    Code values.

  26. Pollen Color (POLLENCOL)
    Pollen color
    Code values.

  27. Pollen Production (POLLENPROD)
    Amount of pollen produced before bee activity in the morning or in the bagged heads
    Code values.

  28. Primary Head Diameter (HEADDIAM)
    Primary head diameter at maturity measued at base in millimeters
    Code values.

  29. SPINES (SPINES)
    AMOUNT OF SPINES (SCALE)
    Code values.

  30. Spine Length (SPINELEN)
    Length of spines on the outer involucral bracts
    Code values.

  31. Spine Number (SPINENUM)
    Number of spines on the outer involucral bract
    Code values.

  32. Stem Color (STEMCOLOR)
    Stem color
    Code values.

  33. UNIFORMITY (UNIFORMITY)
    THE GENERAL UNIFORMITY OF THE MORPHOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE ACCESSION.
    Code values.

Category: PHENOLOGY
  1. BLOOM DATE (BLOOMSTAGE)
    RELATIVE TIME OF FLOWERING (CODED).
    Code values.

  2. JULIAN DATE OF BLOOM (BLOOMDATE)
    JULIAN DATE WHEN MOST OF THE PLANTS HAVE STARTED BLOOMING

Category: PRODUCTION
  1. 100 SEED WEIGHT (SEEDWGT)
    WEIGHT OF 100 SEEDS MEASURED IN GRAMS

  2. WEIGHT (WEIGHT)
    WEIGHT

Category: Uncategorized Descriptors
  1. CORE SUBSET (CORE)
    A flag to indicate the accession is part of the core subset
    Code values.