Fresco Winter Wheat

Description Date 1991
Updated 1993

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitysemi-dense to semi-lax
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacerough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I
Lower glume - beak lengthshort
Lower glume - beak shapeslight
Lower glume - beak tipblunt
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to wide
Lower glume - shoulder shapesquare to slightly elevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthshort to medium
Lower lemma - beak shapestrong
Lower lemma - swellingmedium to strong
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairssparse to moderate up to 1/4 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathstrong
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - upper glume beaksfrequent, short
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapwide to medium wide
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium
additional information
Glaucosity - culmmedium to strong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - taperweak
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingpresent, up to full length
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthshort
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeelongated
Grain - brush hairsmedium to short
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent or present, weak
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthmedium
Variety information last modified on 21st of October, 2009