Wellington Winter Wheat

Description Date 1998
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - densitysemi-dense
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairssparse to moderate
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacesmooth
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup I+ to II sparse
Lower glume - beak lengthlong
Lower glume - beak shapeslight to moderate
Lower glume - beak tipsharp
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium to narrow
Lower glume - shoulder shape+ or - square to elevated
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthmedium
Lower lemma - beak shapemoderate
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 beaksabundant, long
Apical spikelet - collar hairssparse
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapnarrow
lower glume
Lower glume - lengthmedium to long
additional information
Glaucosity - culmstrong
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - taperstrong
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent in upper 1/3
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shapeovoid
Grain - brush hairsmedium to long
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent or present, very weak
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthshort
Variety information last modified on 20th of October, 2009