Acorn Spring Barley

Description Date 2016
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucositymedium
Ear - attitudeerect
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitymedium
pigment
Pigment - awnsmedium
Pigment - lemma nervesvery weak to weak
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, strong
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthshort to medium
First rachis segment - curvatureslight to moderate
First rachis segment - margin hairssparse
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - attitudedivergent
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthmedium to long
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmamedium
grain
Grain - rachilla hair typeshort
Grain - rachilla lengthlong
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculesabsent or present, 1 to 2 per grain
Grain - outer lateral nerve spiculesmoderate
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
Grain - aleurone colourwhite
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairsabsent
Variety information last modified on 3rd of March, 2016