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Chushi Gangdruk Barley

Great Lakes Staple Seeds


Regular price $4.00
 Chushi Gangdruk Barley seeds
Chushi Gangdruk Barley seed heads
Chushi Gangdruk Barley seeds being threshed

(Hordeum vulgare); Barley; Awned; Hulless; a variety from The Kusa Seed Society Collection; Minimum: 50 seed

A landrace barley population steeped in the traditions of the pre-communist Tibetan plateau. The stunning grain heads are magnificently awned. A good candidate for brewing.

Limited inventory; very rare.

2017 Fall Harvest Data

Criteria Value
distance between plants 9 inches
distance between rows 9 inches
final plant height 22 inches
heads per plant 1.5
seeds per head 34
weight per 100 seeds 3.6 grams
length of head 60 mm
awned / awnless awned
hulled / hulless hulless

 

 Two packets options, minimum:

a) 50 choice hand selected seeds taken from the longest heads

b) 7 grams  (1/4 ounce) of seed taken from select heads

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