Braemar Spring Barley

Description Date 2001
Updated 2003

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucositymedium to weak
Ear - attitudeerect
Ear - length awns/earlonger
Ear - densitysemi-lax
pigment
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, medium
Pigment - awnsweak
Pigment - lemma nervesweak to medium
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthmedium to long
First rachis segment - widthmedium to narrow
First rachis segment - curvatureslight
First rachis segment - profilebent back
First rachis segment - margin hairmoderate
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - attitudedivergent
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthmedium to short
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmamedium to long
Sterile spikelet - lemma tiprounded
grain
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculesabsent
Grain - rachilla hair typelong
Grain - rachilla lengthmedium to long
Grain - rachilla hair distributioneven
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
Grain - aleurone colourwhite
additional character
Sheath HairsAbsent
Variety information last modified on 2nd of June, 2008