Search by Crop & Variety: AP Redeye Hard Red Winter Wheat
Objective and Botanical Description of the variety:
AP Redeye is a hard red winter wheat bred and developed by Syngenta Participations AG.
AP Redeye 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 2005.
Area of adaptation and primary use of variety:
AP Redeye is primarily adapted to irrigated and intermediate to high rainfall areas of Washington, North and Western Idaho. It appears well suited to irrigated and high rainfall production areas of Southern Idaho as well.
|Seasonal Growth Habit||Winter|
|Juvenile Growth Habit||Erect|
|Leaf Color at Boot||Green|
|Flag Leaf at Boot||Erect, Twisted, Wax Absent|
|Day(s) to 50% Heading||152|
|Plant Height (cm)||91.4|
|Spike Density||Mid dense|
|Avg 1,000 Kernel wt (g)||44|
Variants and Frequency:
We could expect to see up to 0.5% taller plants (8-12cm) in subsequent generations. We could also expect to see up to 0.3% white seed in subsequent generations.
Resistance to diseases and pests:
- Stripe Rust: AP Redeye has shown above average tolerance to current races of Stripe Rust.