CDC Mons flax.

January 1, 2003 Human Health and Nutrition Data 0 Comments

CDC Mons flax.

Year: 2003
Authors: Rowland, G.G., Hormis, Y.A., Rashid, K.Y.
Publication Name: Can. J. Plant Sci.
Publication Details: Volume 83; Pages 801–802.


CDC Mons, a mediumlate maturing oilseed flax (Linum usitatissimum L.) was released in 2002 by the Crop Development Centre, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. This cultivar has medium oil content, medium oil quality, small seed size, good lodging resistance and high yield when seeded early in the Black Soil zones of the prairies. It is immune to North American races of rust caused by Melampsora lini, moderately resistant to wilt caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lini and moderately resistant to powdery mildew caused by Oidium lini. Author's Abstract.

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