RIBES		Descriptor Site(s): PGRC
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Contains characteristic data on Ribes (Currant and
Gooseberry) accessions maintained at the Corvallis Clonal
Germplasm Repos.    Contact Ms.Margie Luffman, Curator,
Canadian Clonal Genebank, (519)738-2251 fax(519)738-2929
luffmanm@em.agr.ca

Descriptor: APHID     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

RESISTANCE TO APHIDS

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NO APHIDS
2             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
3             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
4             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
5             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
6             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
7             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
8             (1 = NO APHIDS,  9 = MANY APHIDS)
9             MANY APHIDS


Descriptor: BLOOM1     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE OF FIRST BLOOM


Descriptor: BLOOM2     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE OF LAST BLOOM


Descriptor: CCRUST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Resistance to Cluster Cup Rust

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             No uredia present
2             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
3             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
4             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
5             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
6             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
7             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
8             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
9             Severe infection


Descriptor: CORE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

A flag to indicate the accession is part of the core subset

Code          Definition
----          ----------
Y             YES, THE ACCESSION IS PART OF THE CORE COLLECTION


Descriptor: FALLFCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Fall Leaf Color

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Non-showy
3             Some red foliage
5             Most leaves with red foliage
7             Full red foliage
9             Vivid red foliage with ornamental plant habit


Descriptor: FLAVOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FRUIT FLAVOR, POOR TO EXCELLENT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             POOR
2             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
3             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
4             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
5             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
6             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
7             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
8             (1 = POOR,  9 = EXCELLENT)
9             EXCELLENT


Descriptor: FLOWERDENS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FLOWERING DENSITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             FEW FLOWERS
2             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
3             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
4             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
5             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
6             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
7             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
8             (1 = FEW FLOWERS,  9 = MANY FLOWERS)
9             MANY FLOWERS


Descriptor: FLWRCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FLOWER COLOR

Code          Definition
----          ----------
G             GREEN
P             PINK
R             RED
W             WHITE
Y             YELLOW


Descriptor: FRTAPPEARS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FRUIT APPEARANCE, RATED 1 - 9

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             DULL AND HAIRY
2             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
3             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
4             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
5             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
6             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
7             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
8             (1 = DULL AND HAIRY,  9 = SMOOTH AND GLOSSY)
9             SMOOTH AND GLOSSY


Descriptor: FRTINTENS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FRUIT COLOR INTENSITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             LIGHT
2             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
3             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
4             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
5             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
6             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
7             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
8             (1 = LIGHT,  9 = DARK)
9             DARK


Descriptor: FRUITCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

COLR OF FRUIT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
B             BLACK
G             GREEN
P             PURPLE
R             RED
W             WHITE
Y             YELLOW


Descriptor: FRUITSIZE     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

SIZE OF FRUIT (GRAMS / FRUIT)


Descriptor: FRUITTHORN     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

THORNINESS OF FRUIT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
N             NO
Y             YES


Descriptor: FULLBLOOM     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE OF FULL BLOOM


Descriptor: HABIT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

PLANT HABIT, SPREADING TO ERECT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             SPREADING
2             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
3             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
4             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
5             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
6             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
7             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
8             (1 = SPREADING,  9 = ERECT)
9             ERECT


Descriptor: HARVEST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

HARVEST EASE, DIFFICULT TO EASY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             DIFFICULT TO REMOVE
2             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
3             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
4             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
5             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
6             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
7             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
8             (1 = DIFFICULT TO REMOVE,  9 = EASY TO PICK)
9             EASY TO PICK


Descriptor: LFDEVELOP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

LEAF DEVELOPMENT, RATED 1 - 9

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             FEW
2             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
3             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
4             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
5             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
6             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
7             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
8             (1 = FEW,  9 = MANY)
9             MANY


Descriptor: MILDEW     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

RESISTANCE TO MILDEW

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NO MILDEW
2             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
3             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
4             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
5             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
6             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
7             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
8             (1 = NO MILDEW,  9 = EXTREME PROBLEM)
9             EXTREME PROBLEM


Descriptor: RIPE1     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE OF FIRST RIPE FRUIT


Descriptor: RIPE2     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE OF LAST RIPE FRUIT


Descriptor: THORNINESS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

PRESENCE OF THORNS ON THE PLANT, NONE TO EXTREME

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
2             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
3             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
4             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
5             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
6             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
7             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
8             (1 = NONE,  9 = EXTREME)
9             EXTREME


Descriptor: TSS     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

TOTAL SOLUBLE SOLIDS


Descriptor: TYPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

CROP TYPE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
C             CURRANT
G             GOOSEBERRY
H             HYBRID


Descriptor: VIGOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

DEGREE OF PLANT VIGOR, LITTLE TO VERY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             LITTLE
2             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
3             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
4             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
5             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
6             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
7             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
8             (1 = LITTLE,  9 = VERY VIGOR)
9             VERY VIGOR


Descriptor: WPBRUST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Resistance to White Pine Blister Rust (Cronartium ribicola
Fischer).  The ratings are obtained by visually assessing
the abaxial (underside) of Ribes leaves in late summer,
between August and October.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
0             No reading
1             No uredia present
2             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
3             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
4             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
5             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
6             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
7             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
8             (1 = no uredia present, 9 = severe infection)
9             Severe infection


Descriptor: YIELD     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

FRUIT YIELD

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             HIGH
2             MEDIUM
3             LOW
4             NO FRUIT SET