Table 9. Plant height, lodging, seed yield, seed weight, and gross economic returns of twelve pea cultivars evaluated in a dryland environment during 1997 at Dickinson, ND.
Cultivar Type1

Days to
flower

Seeds

Plant
height

Lodging
score

Test
weight

Seed yield

Returns2

3-year
average
yield

1995

1996

1997

     

seeds/lb

in

0-9

lb/bu

bu/acre

$/acre

bu/acre

 
Aladin

Y

45

1,535

20

1.0

64.9

--

--

24

66.45

--

Carneval

Y

48

2,071

23

0.5

64.5

47

29

33

93.43

36

Grande

Y

53

1,672

18

5.5

65.3

--

40

38

107.75

--

Highlight

Y

47

2,155

20

0.3

65.9

--

--

29

82.09

--

Integra

Y

46

1,578

17

1.3

64.0

--

--

22

61.69

--

Maja

Y

46

1,553

19

0.3

65.3

--

--

24

68.55

--

Majoret

G

48

1,661

20

1.3

65.4

44

29

33

91.33

35

Mustang

Y

44

2,162

17

1.5

65.4

--

--

20

56.33

--

Profi

Y

46

1,731

23

1.0

64.8

44

29

26

72.52

33

Radley

G

45

2,094

19

7.5

65.5

27

24

14

40.23

22

Totem

G

47

1,739

18

4.3

64.0

--

--

32

89.32

--

Trapper

Y

51

3,207

24

8.0

64.5

37

31

28

78.91

32

 
Mean  

47

1,930

20

2.7

64.9

--

--

27

75.72

--

C.V. %  

1.6

6.8

21.9

51.2

0.5

--

--

13.8

--

--

LSD .05  

1

188

NS3

NS

0.5

--

--

5

--

--

1Y=Yellow seed, G=Green seed
2Calculated using market value of $2.80/bu
3NS = not significant at the P < 0.05 level.