Aristocrat Winter Wheat

Description Date 1993
Updated 1994

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucosityweak
Ear - densitysemi-dense
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacerough to slightly rough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup III
Lower glume - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower glume - beak shapemoderate
Lower glume - beak tipmedium
Lower glume - shoulder widthnarrow
Lower glume - shoulder shapesquare to slightly elevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower lemma - beak shapeslight to moderate
Lower lemma - swellingweak
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairssparse, up to 1/2 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathweak
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksfrequent, medium to med long
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium to narrow
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthlong
additional information
Glaucosity - culmweak
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - taperstrong
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent or present, occasional in mid 1/3
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent in upper 1/3
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeelongated
Grain - brush hairsmedium
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent or present, weak
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthmedium to short
Variety information last modified on 1st of November, 2016