Search by Crop & Variety: AP Venom Hard Red Spring Wheat
Objective and Botanical Description of the variety:
AP Venom is a hard red spring wheat bred and developed by Syngenta Participations AG.
AP Venom was selected for height, maturity, appearance, kernel color, kernel soundness, disease reaction and end use quality that originated with a single cross made in January of 2010.
Area of adaptation and primary use of the variety:
AP Venom is primarily adapted to the Sacramento and San Joaquin Valleys.
AP Venom has shown above average baking and milling characteristics.
|Seasonal Growth Habit||Spring|
|Juvenile Growth Habit||Erect|
|Leaf Color at Boot||Green|
|Flag Leaf at Boot||Recurved, Twisted, Wax Absent|
|Day(s) to 50% Heading||89|
|Plant Height (cm)||110|
|Spike Density||Mid Dense|
|Avg 1,000 Kernel wt (g)||38|
Variants and Frequency:
We could expect to see up to 0.8% taller plants (8-12cm) in subsequent generations. Also, up to 1.8% white seed may be encountered.
Resistance to diseases and pests:
- AP Venom has shown above average tolerance to current races of Stripe Rust.