Aquarrell Winter Barley

Description Date 2003
Updated 2003

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucosityweak
Ear - attitudesemi-erect
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitymedium to semi-lax
pigment
Pigment - awnsabsent
Pigment - lemma nervesabsent
Pigment - flag leaf auriclesabsent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthmedium to long
First rachis segment - curvaturemoderate to strong
First rachis segment - margin hairsnumerous
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - attitudeweakly divergent
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthlong
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmashort
grain
Grain - rachilla hair typelong
Grain - rachilla lengthshort
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculespresent, more than 10 per grain
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
Grain - aleurone colourblue
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairspresent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - widthmedium
First rachis segment - profilebent back
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - lemma tipsquare
grain
Grain - rachilla hair distributioneven
Variety information last modified on 2nd of June, 2008