Ashby Spring Wheat

Description Date 2000
Updated 2004

Characters

ear
Ear - presence of awns or scursscurs present
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitymedium
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairssparse
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthick
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth to slightly rough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup III
Lower glume - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower glume - beak shapestrong to moderate
Lower glume - beak tipmedium
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to wide
Lower glume - shoulder shapesloping
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower lemma - beak shapestrong
Lower lemma - swellingpresent
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsnumerous to moderate
additional information
Auricles - pigmentationabsent
Variety information last modified on 28th of September, 2015