Ayr Winter Oats

Description Date 2002
Updated 2003

Characters

leaves
Leaves - margin hairspresent, numerous
Leaves - sheath hairspresent, moderate to numerous
kernel
Kernel - typehusked
uppermost node
Uppermost node - hairsabsent
panicle
Panicle - typeequilateral
Panicle - lengthmedium
Panicle - branch attitudesemi-erect to horizontal
Panicle - spikelet attitudependulous
glumes
Glumes - lengthlong
Glumes - glaucositypresent, medium strong
primary grain
Primary grain - glaucosityabsent
Primary grain - lengthlong
Primary grain - widthmedium
Primary grain - basal hair frequencyoccasional
Primary grain - basal hair abundancesparse
Primary grain - basal hair lengthshort
Primary grain - tip shapemedium
Primary grain - colourn/a
spikelet
Spikelet - frequency of 3 grainsvery numerous
Variety information last modified on 4th of February, 2009