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- Fernández-MartÍnez, J.; Muñoz, J.; Gómez-Arnau, J.
- Crop science 1993 v.33 no.6 pp. 1158-1163
- Helianthus annuus, etc ; plant breeding; oleic acid; sunflower oil; alleles; hybridization; agronomic traits; crop quality; crop yield; seeds; dry matter accumulation; chemical constituents of plants; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... The development of hybrids with high levels of monounsaturated oleic acid is an important goal among sunflower (L.) breeders. The objective of this study was to determine the association of high oleic alleles with agronomic and chemical characters of sunflower. Two cytoplasmic male sterile and two restorer parental lines averaging 890 g kg oleic acid and their isogenic counterparts with 230 g kg o ...