Table 1

Traits investigated in the ‘V6’ x ‘Granada’ progeny, with the mean value, standard deviation and data range over the whole population in locations AA and EJ
Trait Unit Abb. AA population EJ population
Mean SD Range Mean SD Range
Chilling requirement for endodormancy release
   Weinberger model Chilling hours (CH) CRW 400 118 248–760 373 138 212–658
   Utah model Chilling units (CU) CRU 577 154 387–960 591 145 380–856
   Dynamic model Portions CRD 37 8 25–58 42 8 30–58
Endodormancy release date Julian days EnD 20 12 1–51 35 14 15–66
Ecodormancy release date Julian days EcD 46 13 23–64 57 12 36–73
Blooming date Julian days BD 67 8 58–82 75 8 57–93
Heat requirement for ecodormancy release growing degree hours (GDH) HREc 2500 627 908–4004 2797 835 1105–4670
Heat requirement for blooming growing degree hours (GDH) HRB 5110 669 2801–7372 5956 830 3826–7956
Period of time between endo- and ecodormancy release Days PEnEc 26 6 11–41 22 7 7–37
Period of time between endodormancy release and blooming Days PEnB 46 7 25–60 40 8 23–58
Harvest date Julian days HD 187 19 155–218 171 (2011) 13 144–192
179 (2012) 14 150–204

Abb., variable abbreviation; SD, standard deviation.

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Romeu et al. BMC Plant Biology 2014 14:52   doi:10.1186/1471-2229-14-52

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