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Red Fife Wheat

Great Lakes Staple Seeds


Regular price $4.00
Red Fife wheat seeds (Salt Spring Seeds strain)
Red Fife wheat seeds (Kusa strain) berries

(Triticum aestivum); Spring wheat;  I have two different 'packets' available:

  • Minimum: 50 seeds from stock originally from Kusa
  • Minimum: 7 grams / 1/4 ounce of seed from stock originally from British Columbia

 2017 Late Summer Harvest

Criteria Value: Kusa

Value: SSS

distance between plants 5 inches 6 inches
distance between rows 10 inches 10 inches
final plant height 30 inches 26 inches
heads per plant 3 2
seeds per head 31 23
weight per 100 seeds 3.4 grams 3.1 grams
length of head 83 mm 70 mm
awned / awnless awnless awnless
hulled / hulless hulless hulless

 

Limited quantities: Our original seed stock was from Kusa and Salt Spring Seed.  At this time, I have kept the lines separate and listed them individually.   I have planted these seed lines as Spring Wheat. It may also be planted in the Fall.

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