Weston Winter Wheat

Description Date 1998
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - glaucositymedium
Ear - densitymedium
straw
Straw - wall thicknessthin
lower glume
Lower glume - external surfacevery slightly rough
Lower glume - internal hairsgroup ii sparse to ii
Lower glume - beak lengthshort
Lower glume - beak shapeslight to moderate
Lower glume - beak tipblunt
Lower glume - shoulder widthmedium
Lower glume - shoulder shape+ or - square
lower lemma
Lower lemma - beak lengthshort
Lower lemma - beak shapeslight
Lower lemma - swellingpresent
apical rachis segment
Apical rachis segment - convex surface hairsnumerous, up to 3/4 area
additional information
Glaucosity - flag leaf sheathmedium
apical rachis segment
Apical spikelet - collar hairsnumerous
Apical spikelet - lower glume beak gapmedium
lower glume
Lower glume - length medium to short
additional information
Glaucosity - culmweak to medium
lower glume
Lower glume - widthmedium
Lower glume - tapermedium
Lower glume - spines on lateral nerve narrow wingabsent
Lower glume - basemoderately inbent
Lower glume - keelprominent, throughout
grain
Grain - colourred
Grain - lengthmedium
Grain - widthmedium
Grain - shaperounded
additional information
Auricles - hairspresent
Auricles - pigmentationabsent or present, very weak
Leaves - widthmedium
Leaves - lengthshort
Variety information last modified on 20th of October, 2009