Admiral Winter Wheat

Description Date 1992
Updated 1995

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositymedium
Ear - densitysemi-lax to semi-dense
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 tipsharp
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium
Lower glume - shoulder shapeelevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower lemma - beak shapestrong
Lower lemma - swellingmedium
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsnumerous, up to 2/3 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksfrequent, medium long
Apical spikelet - collar hairsnumerous
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapnarrow to medium
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthlong
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - tapermedium
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent or present, occ up to 1/4 area
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeovoid
Grain - brush hairsmedium
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent or present, weak
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthmedium to short
Variety information last modified on 24th of October, 2016