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Triticum turgidum

Rivet wheat

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Features

  • Height1.1m to 1.5m
  • Growth HabitGrass-like
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Triticum turgidum (Rivet wheat). This species is an annual grass which has solid stems. The medium green leaves are flat and about 16mm. The glumes are yellow-brown.

Characteristics

Annual, Cereal

Origin

Middle East

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Needs

  • SoilHeavy, Light, Medium, Humus-rich
  • Soil pH6.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist, Dry or Moist

Cultivation

The soil should be enriched with compost and manure. You can propagate from seeds.

Propagation

Propagate from seeds.

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