Connoisseur Winter Barley

Description Date 2003
Updated 2003

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucositymedium to weak
Ear - attitudehorizontal
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitysemi-lax to lax
pigment
Pigment - awnsstrong
Pigment - lemma nervesvery strong
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, strong
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthmedium to short
First rachis segment - curvaturemoderate to strong
First rachis segment - margin hairsnumerous
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - attitudeweakly divergent
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthmedium
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmamedium to short
grain
Grain - rachilla hair typelong
Grain - rachilla lengthmedium to short
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculesabsent or present, occasionally 1 per grain
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
Grain - aleurone colourwhite
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairspresent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - widthmedium to wide
First rachis segment - profilebent back
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - lemma tiprounded
grain
Grain - rachilla hair distributioneven
Variety information last modified on 17th of June, 2019