Abbot Winter Wheat

Description Date 1996
Updated 1998

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitydense
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairsmoderate
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I to I+
Lower glume - beak lengthmedium
Lower glume - beak shapemoderate
Lower glume - beak tipmedium
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to wide
Lower glume - shoulder shape+ or - square to slightly elevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium
Lower lemma - beak shapemoderate
Lower lemma - swellingstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsmoderate, up to 1/2 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksoccasional, short
Apical spikelet - collar hairsabsent
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium wide to wide
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - tapermedium
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelless prominent over hump
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeovoid
Grain - brush hairsmedium
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthshort
Variety information last modified on 24th of October, 2016