Gaulois Winter (6-row) Barley

Description Date 1991
Updated 1993

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows6
Ear - glaucositymedium to strong
Ear - attitudesemi-recurved
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitylax
pigment
Pigment - awnsmedium to weak
Pigment - lemma nervesmedium
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, weak
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthmedium to short
First rachis segment - curvaturestraight to slight
First rachis segment - margin hairsnumerous
grain
Grain - aleurone colourblue
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairspresent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - widthwide
median spikelet
Median spikelet - glume c.f. awn lengthmedium
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - basal constrictionabsent
First rachis segment - collar typePlatform
median grain
Median grain - inner lateral nerve spiculespresent, more than 10 per grain
Median grain - rachilla hair typelong
Median grain - rachilla lengthshort
Median grain - ventral crease hairspresent
flag leaf
Flag leaf - sizewide width, short length
Flag leaf - glaucosity of leaf sheathmedium to strong
Variety information last modified on 17th of February, 2009