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Phenology Model Database

Common Bean

Scientific name: Phaseolus vulagaris

Phenology models predict timing of events in an organism's development. For many organisms which cannot internally regulate their own temperature, development is dependent on temperatures to which they are exposed in the environment.

Information in this database comes from published articles. It may be used in conjunction with field monitoring and a degree-day calculator.

Note: Before using a model that was not field tested in your location, you should test the model for one or more seasons under your conditions to verify that it will work for you.

Model 1 of 1

Scully, B., and J. G. Waines 1988. Ontogeny and yield response of common and tepary beans to temperature. Agron. J. 80: 921-925.

Location of study: California (laboratory & field studies)

Method of calculation: Single Sine

Degree-day accumulations required for 50% anthesis

Biofix: 50% seedling emergence

PI 165-42628.3281825.4-2.041014.1
Dark Red Kidney28.5801571.9-1.90873.3
Black Turtle Soup41.0901363.55.05757.5

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