Charm Spring Barley

Description Date 1996
Updated not set

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucositystrong
Ear - attitudeerect to semi-erect
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitysemi-lax
pigment
Pigment - awnsstrong
Pigment - lemma nervesstrong
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, medium to strong
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthshort
First rachis segment - curvaturestraight to slight
First rachis segment - margin hairsmoderate
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthshort
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmamedium to short
grain
Grain - rachilla hair typelong
Grain - rachilla lengthmedium
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculespresent, 3 to 5 per grain
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairsabsent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - widthmedium to wide
First rachis segment - basal constrictionabsent or weak
First rachis segment - collar typeplatform to shallow cup
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - lemma tiprounded
grain
Grain - rachilla hair distributionshort tip hairs
flag leaf
Flag leaf - sizenarrow width, short length
Flag leaf - glaucosity of leaf sheathstrong
Variety information last modified on 27th of January, 2009