Vintage Spring Barley

Description Date 1992
Updated 1993

Characters

ear
Ear - no. of rows2
Ear - glaucositymedium
Ear - attitudeerect
Ear - awn length compared to earlonger
Ear - densitysemi-lax
pigment
Pigment - awnsmedium
Pigment - lemma nervesweak
Pigment - flag leaf auriclespresent, medium to strong
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - lengthmedium
First rachis segment - curvaturemoderate
First rachis segment - margin hairsmoderate
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - glume + awn lengthshort to medium
Sterile spikelet - palea length c.f. lemmamedium
grain
Grain - rachilla hair typelong
Grain - rachilla lengthmedium
Grain - inner lateral nerve spiculesabsent
Grain - ventral crease hairsabsent
Grain - lodiculescollar
additional character(s)
Additional character(s) - sheath hairsabsent
first rachis segment
First rachis segment - widthmedium
First rachis segment - basal constrictionmedium
First rachis segment - collar typeplatform to shallow cup
sterile spikelet
Sterile spikelet - lemma tipsquare to rounded
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 16th of February, 2009