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- Cukadar-Olmedo, B., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Crop science 1997 v.37 no.2 pp. 378-382
- water content; Helianthus annuus; inbred lines; hybrids; maturity stage; stems; color; seeds; correlation; general combining ability; specific combining ability
- ... Plants of sunflower (L.) which retain a green color in stems at physiological maturity are characterized as having the stay green trait. Research on inheritance of the stay green/early senescence trait may provide valuable information to plant breeders for developing new cultivars with better resistance to drought and pests, and increased standability. This study was conducted to determine the gen ...