Registration of ‘Canstar’ Field Pea.


Bing, D.-J., Turkington, T.K., Clayton, G.W., Orr, D.D., Sloan, A.G., Conner, R.L., Warkentin, T.D., Xue, A.G., Gan, Y.T., Vera, C.L., and Gehl, D.T. (2007). "Registration of ‘Canstar’ Field Pea.", Crop Science, 47, pp. 439-440. doi : 10.2135/cropsci2006.05.0289 (Variety registration)


‘Canstar’ (Reg. No. CV-25, PI 642785), a semileafless field pea (Pisum sativum L.) cultivar with yellow cotyledons, medium seed size, and resistance to powdery mildew, caused by Erysiphe pisi DC. var. pisi, was developed at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Morden Research Station (MRS), Morden, MB, Canada. Registration no. 5894 was issued for Canstar on 8 Sep. 2005 by the Variety Section, Plant Health and Plant Products Division, Canadian Food Inspection Agency.