Canterbury Winter Wheat

Description Date 2002
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositymedium to strong
Ear - densitysemi-dense
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairsmoderate
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth to slightly rough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I+ to II sparse
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 lengthshort to medium
Lower lemma - beak shapestrong
Lower lemma - swellingpresent
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairssparse
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksabsent
Apical spikelet - collar hairssparse
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium wide to wide
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong to medium
lower glume
Lower glume - widthwide to medium
Lower glume - tapermedium
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingpresent
Lower glume - basemoderately to strongly inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourwhite
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeovoid
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent
Leaves - widthwide to medium
Leaves - lengthshort to medium
Variety information last modified on 22nd of March, 2017