Charger Winter Wheat

Description Date 1995
Updated 1998

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitysemi-dense
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairsabsent or present, very sparse
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I+ to II sparse
Lower glume - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower glume - beak shapemoderate
Lower glume - beak tipsharp
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to narrow
Lower glume - shoulder shapeelevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium to long
Lower lemma - beak shapemoderate
Lower lemma - swellingmedium
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsabsent to sparse
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksmoderate, short
Apical spikelet - collar hairsabsent
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapwide
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium to long
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthnarrow
Lower glume - tapermedium to strong
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent, basal tuft only
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthshort
Grain - widthwide
Grain - shaperounded
Grain - brush hairsmedium to short
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthshort
Variety information last modified on 21st of April, 2017