Descriptors for SUNFLOWER:
Category: CHEMICAL
  1. ALLOMONES (ALLOMONES)
    PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF ALLOMONES
    Code values.

  2. CYCLOHEXANE (CYCLOHEXAN)
    PERCENT C-HEX YIELD

  3. KAIROMONES (KAIROMONES)
    PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF KAIROMONES
    Code values.

  4. LINOLEIC (LINOLEIC)
    LINOLEIC ACID PERCENTAGE OF OIL

  5. METHANOL (METHANOL)
    PERCENT MEOH YIELD

  6. OLEIC (OLEIC)
    OLEIC ACID PERCENTAGE OF OIL

  7. PALMITIC (PALMITIC)
    PALMITIC ACID PERCENTAGE OF OIL

  8. PECTIN (PECTIN)
    PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF PECTIN
    Code values.

  9. PER_OIL (PEROIL)
    OIL PERCENATAGE OF SEED - PERCENT DRY WEIGHT BASIS

  10. PHENOLICS (PHENOLICS)
    PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF PHENOLICS
    Code values.

  11. PHYTOMELANIN (PHYTOMELAN)
    PHYTOMELANIN (ARMORED LAYER)
    Code values.

  12. PROTEIN (PROTEIN)
    PERCENT PROTEIN

  13. STEARIC (STEARIC)
    STEARIC ACID PERCENTAGE OF OIL

Category: COMMENT
  1. COMMENT FIELD (COMMENT1)
    FIELD USED FOR GENERAL OBSERVATIONS

  2. COMMENT FIELD (COMMENT3)
    FIELD USED FOR GENERAL OBSERVATIONS

  3. COMMENT FIELD (COMMENT2)
    FIELD USED FOR GENERAL OBSERVATIONS

Category: CYTOLOGIC
  1. CHROM_NUM (CHROMNUM)
    CHROMOSOME NUMBER

  2. CYTOPLASM_TYPE (CYTOPLASMT)
    CYTOPLASM TYPE
    Code values.

Category: DISEASE
  1. ALT_LEAFSPOT (ALTLFSPOT)
    RESISTANCE TO ALTERNARIA LEAF SPOT (ALTERNARIA ZINNIAE)
    Code values.

  2. Albugo Stem Spot (ALBSTMSPOT)
    Resistance to Albugo Stem Spot (Albugo tragopogonis). Stem canker phase of infection.
    Code values.

  3. BACT_LEAFSPOT (BACTLFSPOT)
    RESISTANCE TO BACTERIAL LEAFSPOT (PSEUDOMONAS SPP.)
    Code values.

  4. CHAR_ROT (CHARROT)
    RESISTANCE TO CHARCOAL ROT (MACROPHOMINA PHASEOLI) (MAUBL.) ASHBY
    Code values.

  5. DOWNY MILDEW RACE 2 (DOWNYMIL2)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO DOWNY MILDEW (PLASMOPARA HALSTEDII) RACE 2.

  6. DOWNY MILDEW RACE 3 (DOWNYMIL3)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO DOWNY MILDEW (PLASMOPARA HALSTEDII) RACE 3.

  7. DOWNY MILDEW RACE 4 (DOWNYMIL4)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO DOWNY MILDEW (PLASMOPARA HALSTEDII) RACE 4

  8. DOWNY MILDEW RACE 5 (DOWNYMIL5)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO DOWNY MILDEW (PLASMOPARA HALSTEDII) RACE 5

  9. MYCOPLASMAS (MYCOPLASMA)
    RESISTANCE TO MYCOPLASMAS
    Code values.

  10. Orobanche attacking rate (OROBANRATE)
    Attacking rate, the number of Orobanche shoots per total number of plants

  11. Orobanche frequency (OROBANFREQ)
    The percentage of plants parasitized by Orobanche

  12. PHIAL_YELLOWS (PHIALYELL)
    RESISTANCE TO PHIALOPHORA YELLOWS (PHIALOPHORA SPP.)
    Code values.

  13. PHOMA_BLIGHT (PHOMABLGHT)
    RESISTANCE TO PHOMA BLIGHT (PHOMA OLERACEA SACC)
    Code values.

  14. PHOMOPSIS (PHOMOPSIS)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS.

  15. RHIZ_HEAD_ROT (RHIZHDROT)
    RESISTANCE TO RHIZOPUS HEAD ROT (RHIZOPUS SPP.)
    Code values.

  16. RUST - MULTIPLE RACES (RUSTMULTI)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI)

  17. RUST RACE 1 (RUSTNUM1)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) RACE 1

  18. RUST RACE 2 (RUSTNUM2)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) RACE 2

  19. RUST RACE 3 (RUSTNUM3)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) RACE 3

  20. RUST RACE 4 (RUSTNUM4)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) RACE 4

  21. RUST1 (RUST1)
    RESISTANCE TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) SCHW. RACE 1
    Code values.

  22. RUST2 (RUST2)
    RESISTANCE TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) SCHW., RACE 2
    Code values.

  23. RUST3 (RUST3)
    RESISTANCE TO RUST (PUCCINIA HELIANTHI) SCHW., RACE 3
    Code values.

  24. SCLER_BASALSTEM_ROT (SCLERBASRO)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO SCLEROTINIA BASAL STEM ROT (SCLEROTINIA SCLEROTIORUM) (LIB.) D BY.

  25. SCLER_HEAD_ROT (SCLERHDROT)
    PERCENT RESISTANT PLANTS TO SCLEROTINIA HEAD ROT (SCLEROTINIA SCLEROTIORUM) (LIB.) D BY.

  26. SCLER_MIDSTEM_ROT (SCLERMSROT)
    PERSISANT RESISTANT PLANTS TO SCLEROTINIA MIDSTEM ROT (SCLEROTINIA SCLEROTIORUM) AS COMPARED TO THE CHECK VARIETY HYBRID 894. VALUES > 100 HAD MORE RESISTANCE THAN 894.

  27. VERT_WILT (VERTWILT)
    RESISTANCE TO VERTICILLIUM WILT, (VERTICILLIUM DAHLIAE) KLEB.
    Code values.

  28. White Rust (WHITERUST)
    Resistance to White Rust (Albugo tragopogonis). Infection characterized by leaf pustules.
    Code values.

Category: GROWTH
  1. MAXIMUM PLANT HEIGHT (PLANTHGTHI)
    MAXIMUM PLANT HEIGHT IN CENTIMETERS.

  2. MINIMUM PLANT HEIGHT (PLANTHGTLO)
    MINIMUM PLANT HEIGHT IN CENTIMETERS

  3. PLT_HGT_VAR (PLTHGTVAR)
    PLANT HEIGHT VARIABILITY AS AN INDICATION OF POPULATION.
    Code values.

Category: INSECT
  1. APHIDS (APHIDS)
    RESISTANCE TO APHIDS
    Code values.

  2. BANDED_SUN_MOTH (BANDEDSUNM)
    MEAN PERCENT OF SEED DAMAGED BY THE BANDED SUNFLOWER MOTH (COCHYLIS HOSPES) (WALS.)

  3. CARROT_BEETLE (CARROTBTLE)
    RESISTANCE TO CARROT BEETLE (BOTHYNUS GIBBOSUS) (DEGEER)
    Code values.

  4. CUTWORM (CUTWORM)
    RESISTANCE TO CUTWORMS, ALL SPECIES
    Code values.

  5. GIRDLERS (GIRDLERS)
    RESISTANCE TO GIRDLERS (DECTES TEXANUS) LEC., (MECAS SATURNINA) LEC
    Code values.

  6. GRASSHOPPER (GRASSHOPPE)
    RESISTANCE TO GRASSHOPPERS, ALL SPECIES
    Code values.

  7. MORDELLID (MORDELLID)
    RESISTANCE TO MORDELLID
    Code values.

  8. NECTARIES (NECTARIES)
    PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF EXTRA-FLORAL NECTARIES
    Code values.

  9. RED SEED WEEVIL (REDSDWVIL)
    MEAN PERCENT SEED DAMAGED BY RED SEED WEEVIL (SMYCRONYX FULVUS)

  10. SUN_BEETLE (SUNBEETLE)
    MEAN NUMBER OF SUN BEETLE (ZYGOGRAMMA EXCLAMATIONIS) (FABRICIUS) LARVA PER PLANT

  11. SUN_BUDMOTH (SUNBUDMOTH)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER BUDMOTH (SULEIMA HELIANTHANA) (RILEY)
    Code values.

  12. SUN_MAGGOT (SUNMAGGOT)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER MAGGOT (STRAUZIA LONGIPENNIS) (WIED.)
    Code values.

  13. SUN_MIDGE (SUNMIDGE)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER MIDGE (CONTARINIA SCHULZI) GAGNE
    Code values.

  14. SUN_MOTH (SUNMOTH)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER MOTH (Homoeosoma electellum) (Hulst.)
    Code values.

  15. SUN_SEED_WEEVIL2 (SUNSDWVL2)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER SEED WEEVIL (SMICRONYX SORDIDUS) LEC
    Code values.

  16. SUN_STEM_WEEVIL (SUNSTEMWVL)
    RESISTANCE TO SUNFLOWER STEM WEEVIL (CYLINDROCOPTURUS ADSPERSUS) LEC

Category: MORPHOLOGY
  1. BLADE_EDGE (BLADEEDGE)
    BLADE EDGE
    Code values.

  2. BLADE_SHAPE (BLADESHAPE)
    BLADE SHAPE
    Code values.

  3. BRACT_LENGTH (BRACTLGTH)
    BRACT LENGTH ON BUD TAKEN AT R-2 STAGE AND MEASURED IN CM.

  4. BRACT_PUB (BRACTPUB)
    BRACT PUBESCENCE
    Code values.

  5. BRACT_PUB_LENGTH (BRACTPUBLN)
    BRACT PUBESCENCE LENGTH RECORDED AS A RANGE.
    Code values.

  6. BRACT_SHAPE (BRACTSHAPE)
    BRACT SHAPE
    Code values.

  7. BRACT_TIGHT (BRACTTIGHT)
    BRACT TIGHTNESS ON BUD
    Code values.

  8. BRANCHING1 (BRANCHING1)
    PERCENT OF PLANTS WITH NO BRANCHING RECORDED FROM THE R-5 TO R-9 STAGE

  9. BRANCHING2 (BRANCHING2)
    PERCENT OF PLANTS WITH BASAL BRANCHING RECORDED FROM THE R-5 TO R-9 STAGE

  10. BRANCHING3 (BRANCHING3)
    PERCENT OF PLANTS WITH TOP BRANCHING RECORDED FROM THE R-5 TO R-9 STAGE

  11. BRANCHING4 (BRANCHING4)
    PERCENT OF PLANTS FULLY BRANCHED WITH CENTRAL HEAD RECORDED FROM THE R-5 TO R-9 STAGE

  12. BRANCHING5 (BRANCHING5)
    PERCENT OF PLANTS FULLY BRANCHED WITHOUT CENTRAL HEAD RECORDED FROM THE R-5 TO R-9 STAGE

  13. BUD_DIAM (BUDDIAM)
    ACTUAL BUD DIAMETER IN CM TAKEN AT R-2 STAGE.

  14. HEAD DIAMETER (HIGH RANGE) (HEADDIAMHI)
    HIGH RANGE FOR HEAD DIAMETER TAKEN AT R-9 STAGE AND MEASURED IN CM.

  15. HEAD DIAMETER (LOW RANGE) (HEADDIAMLO)
    LOW RANGE FOR HEAD DIAMETER TAKEN AT R-9 STAGE AND MEASURED IN CM.

  16. HEAD_DEPTH (HEADDEPTH)
    HEAD DEPTH TAKEN AT THE R-9 STAGE AND MEASURED IN CM.

  17. HEAD_SHAPE_VAR (HDSHAPEVAR)
    HEAD SHAPE VARIABILITY
    Code values.

  18. HYPOCOTYL_PIG (HYPOCOTYL)
    HYPOCOTYL PIGMENTATION TAKEN AT V-3 STAGE.
    Code values.

  19. INTERNODE_LENGTH (INTERNODE)
    INTERNODE LENGTH TAKEN AT MID STEM AND MEASURED IN CM. TAKEN AT R-7 STAGE OR LATER.

  20. KERNEL_PERC (KERNELPERC)
    KERNEL PERCENTAGE OF SEED. HULL TO NUTMEAT PERCENTAGE.

  21. LEAF_COLOR (LEAFCOLOR)
    LEAF COLOR TAKEN AT R-5 STAGE.
    Code values.

  22. LEAF_NUMBER (LEAFNUMBER)
    NUMBER OF LEAVES TAKEN AT R-9 STAGE (NOT RECORDED ON WILD SPECIES). ACTUAL COUNT RECORDED.

  23. LEAF_PET_ANTH (LEAFPETANT)
    LEAF PETIOLE ANTHOCYANIN
    Code values.

  24. LEAF_PUB (LEAFPUB)
    LEAF PUBESCENCE
    Code values.

  25. LEAF_PUB_LENGTH (LEAFPUBLEN)
    LEAF PUBESCENCE LENGTH RECORDED AS A RANGE.
    Code values.

  26. LEAF_SIZE (LEAFSIZE)
    LEAF SIZE
    Code values.

  27. LEAF_VENATION (LFVENATION)
    LEAF VENATION
    Code values.

  28. MALE_STER_TYPE (MALESTERTY)
    MALE STERILITY TYPE
    Code values.

  29. PER_ROOT_LODG (PERROOTLDG)
    PERCENT ROOT LODGING. EVALUATION TAKEN WHEN OBSERVED. INDICATES PERCENT OF ROOTS LODGED.

  30. PER_STALK_BREAK (PERSTLKBRE)
    PERCENT STALK BREAKAGE. EVALUATION TAKEN WHEN OBSERVED. INDICATES THE PERCENTAGE OF BROKEN STALKS.

  31. PETIOLE (PETIOLE)
    PETIOLE - TOP OF PLANTS. TAKEN AT R-5 STAGE.
    Code values.

  32. PETIOLE_ANGLE (PETIOLEANG)
    PETIOLE ANGLE FROM STALK AXIS.
    Code values.

  33. PETIOLE_B (PETIOLEB)
    PETIOLE - BOTTOM OF PLANTS. TAKEN AT R-5 STAGE.
    Code values.

  34. PHOTOPER_RESPONSE (PHOTORESP)
    PHOTOPERIOD RESPONSE
    Code values.

  35. POLLEN_COLOR (POLLENCOL)
    POLLEN COLOR
    Code values.

  36. POP_SIZE (POPSIZE)
    POPULATION SIZE
    Code values.

  37. PREDOMINANT HEAD SHAPE (HEADSHAPE1)
    PREDOMINANT HEAD SHAPE
    Code values.

  38. PRIMARY SEED LENGTH (SEEDLEN1)
    PRIMARY SEED LENGTH ALSO USED WHEN ONLY ONE SEED LENGTH IS RECORDED
    Code values.

  39. PRIMARY SEED PUBESCENCE (SEEDPUB1)
    PRIMARY SEED PUBESCENCE ALSO USED WHEN ONLY ONE VALUE FOR SEED PUBESCENCE IS RECORDED
    Code values.

  40. PRIMARY SEED SHAPE (SEEDSHAPE1)
    PRIMARY SEED SHAPE ALSO USED WHEN ONLY ONE SEED SHAPE IS RECORDED
    Code values.

  41. PRIMARY SEED STRIPE POSITION (SDSTRPPOS1)
    PRIMARY SEED STRIPE POSITION ALSO USED WHEN ON 1 VALUE FOR SEED STRIPE POSITION IS RECORDED
    Code values.

  42. PRIMARY SEED WIDTH (SEEDWIDTH1)
    PRIMARY SEED WIDTH ALSO USED WHEN ONLY ONE SEED WIDTH IS RECORDED
    Code values.

  43. RAY FLOWER PETAL CURLING (RAYFLOCURL)
    THE PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF RAY FLOWER PETAL CURLING
    Code values.

  44. RAY_FLOW_COLOR (RAYFLWRCOL)
    RAY FLOWER COLOR TAKEN AT R-5 STAGE.
    Code values.

  45. RAY_FLOW_NUM (RAYFLWRNUM)
    RAY FLOWER NUMBER
    Code values.

  46. RAY_FLOW_SHAPE (RAYFLWRSHP)
    RAY FLOWER SHAPE
    Code values.

  47. RECEPT_THICK (RECEPTTHCK)
    RECEPTACLE THICKNESS
    Code values.

  48. ROOT_LODG (RTLODGING)
    ROOT LODGING TIME OF GROWTH. IF ROOT LODGING IS OBSERVED, RECORD STAGE OF GROWTH.

  49. ROOT_TYPE (ROOTTYPE)
    ROOT TYPE
    Code values.

  50. SECONDARY HEAD SHAPE (HEADSHAPE2)
    SECONDARY HEAD SHAPE
    Code values.

  51. SECONDARY SEED LENGTH (SEEDLEN2)
    SECONDARY SEED LENGTH
    Code values.

  52. SECONDARY SEED PUBESCENCE (SEEDPUB2)
    SECONDARY SEED PUBESCENCE
    Code values.

  53. SECONDARY SEED SHAPE (SEEDSHAPE2)
    SECONDARY SEED SHAPE
    Code values.

  54. SECONDARY SEED STRIPE POSITION (SDSTRPPOS2)
    SECONDARY SEED STRIPE POSITION
    Code values.

  55. SECONDARY SEED STRIPE POSITION (SEEDWIDTH2)
    SECONDARY SEED WIDTH
    Code values.

  56. SEED_COLOR1 (SEEDCOLOR1)
    PREDOMINANT SEED COLOR PRESENT
    Code values.

  57. SEED_COLOR2 (SEEDCOLOR2)
    SECONDARY SEED COLOR PRESENT
    Code values.

  58. SEED_COLOR3 (SEEDCOLOR3)
    TERTIARY SEED COLOR PRESENT
    Code values.

  59. SEED_MOTTLING (SDMOTTLING)
    SEED MOTTLING
    Code values.

  60. SEED_PIG_ANTH (SDPIGANTH)
    SEED PIGMENTATION ANTHOCYANIN
    Code values.

  61. SEED_SIZE1 (SEEDSIZE1)
    PERCENT OF 100 GRAMS OF SEED PASSING THROUGH A 20/64 INCH ROUND HOLE SCREEN.

  62. SEED_SIZE2 (SEEDSIZE2)
    PERCENT OF 100 GRAMS OF SEED PASSING THROUGH A 14/64 INCH ROUND HOLE SCREEN.

  63. SEED_STRIPES (SEEDSTRIPE)
    SEED STRIPES
    Code values.

  64. SEED_STRIPE_COLOR1 (SDSTRPCOL1)
    PREDOMINANT SEED STRIPE COLOR
    Code values.

  65. SEED_STRIPE_COLOR2 (SDSTRPCOL2)
    SECONDARY SEED STRIPE COLOR
    Code values.

  66. SEED_STRIPE_COLOR3 (SDSTRPCOL3)
    TERTIARY SEED STRIPE COLOR
    Code values.

  67. SEED_THICK (SEEDTHICK)
    SEED THICKNESS
    Code values.

  68. STALK DIAMETER (STALKDIAM)
    STALK DIAMETER IN CENTIMETERS MEASURED 60 CENTIMETERS ABOVE THE GROUND.
    Code values.

  69. STALK_BREAKAGE (STALKBREAK)
    STALK BREAKAGE TIME OF GROWTH. IF STALK BREAKAGE IS OBSERVED, RECORD STAGE OF GROWTH.

  70. STEM CURVE (STEMCURVE)
    THE HEAD ANGLE RELATIVE TO THE GROUND
    Code values.

  71. STEM_CHAR (STEMCHAR)
    STEM CHARACTERISTICS
    Code values.

  72. STEM_PUB (STEMPUB)
    STEM PUBESCENCE
    Code values.

  73. STEM_PUB_LENGTH (STEMPUBLEN)
    STEM PUBESCENCE LENGTH TAKEN AT R-5 STAGE AND RECORDED AS A RANGE.
    Code values.

  74. STIGMA_COLOR (STIGMACOL)
    STIGMA COLOR
    Code values.

  75. TOTAL STEM LENGTH (HIGH RANGE) (STEMLENHI)
    HIGH RANGE FOR TOTAL STEM LENGTH TAKEN AR R-9 STAGE. ALL DROPPED HEADS ARE LIFTED, LENGTH RECORDED AS ACTUAL HEIGHT FROM GROUND TO BASE OF UPPERMOST HEAD (RECORDED IN CM).

  76. TOTAL STEM LENGTH (LOW RANGE) (STEMLENLOW)
    LOW RANGE FOR TOTAL STEM LENGTH TAKEN AT R-9 STAGE. ALL DROPPED HEADS ARE LIFTED, LENGTH RECORDED AS ACTUAL HEIGHT FROM GROUND TO BASE OF UPPERMOST HEAD (RECORDED IN CM).

  77. YEAR_GROWN (YEARGROWN)
    YEAR GROWN

Category: PHENOLOGY
  1. DAY_FLOW (DAYFLOW)
    DAYS TO FLOWER FROM DATE OR PLANTING TO STAGE 5.1

  2. DAY_FLOW_UNIF (DAYFLOWUNI)
    DAYS TO FLOWER UNIFORMITY
    Code values.

  3. MATURITY (MATURITY)
    DAYS TO MATURITY FROM PLANTING DAY TO R-8 STAGE.

  4. MATURITY_VAR (MATURITYVA)
    DAYS TO MATURITY VARIABILITY. USED WITH ADVANCED GENERATION LINES.
    Code values.

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

  2. CATEGORY (CATEGORY)
    CATEGORY
    Code values.

Category: STRESS
  1. COLD_HARD (COLDHARD)
    COLD / FREEZE HARDINESS
    Code values.

  2. DROUGHT (DROUGHT)
    DROUGHT HARDINESS
    Code values.

  3. SALT_TOL (SALTTOL)
    SALT TOLERANCE
    Code values.