Apollo Winter Wheat

Description Date 1991
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitysemi-dense to semi-lax
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I to I+
Lower glume - beak lengthshort
Lower glume - beak shapeslight to moderate
Lower glume - beak tipmedium to sharp
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to narrow
Lower glume - shoulder shapesquare to slightly elevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium
Lower lemma - beak shapeslight to moderate
Lower lemma - swellingabsent to present, very weak
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsnumerous, up to 1/2 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksfrequent, short
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium
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 - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium to short
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shaperounded
Grain - brush hairsmedium
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationweak
Leaves - widthmedium to wide
Leaves - lengthshort
Variety information last modified on 21st of March, 2017