Buster Winter Wheat

Description Date 1993
Updated 1995

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositymedium
Ear - densitysemi-dense to medium
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairsnumerous
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfaceslightly rough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup II+ to III
Lower glume - beak lengthmedium
Lower glume - beak shapemoderate
Lower glume - beak tipmedium to sharp
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to narrow
Lower glume - shoulder shapeelevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower lemma - beak shapemoderate to strong
Lower lemma - swellingmedium
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairssparse (up to 1/4 area)
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksfrequent, long
Apical spikelet - collar hairsmoderate
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium to long
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - tapermedium to strong
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingpresent, irregular full length
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelless prominent over hump
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shaperounded
Grain - brush hairsshort
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent
Leaves - widthmedium to wide
Leaves - lengthmedium
Variety information last modified on 21st of March, 2017