Descriptors for Hakonechloa:

Category: BIOLOGY
  1. 038 Winter hardiness (038 WINTER HARDINESS )
    Field resistance.

Category: MORPHOLOGY
  1. 002 Plant - reproductive growth habit (002 PLANT - REPRODUCTIVE GROWT)
    At heading in the 1st year after sowing. fig.1

  2. 007 Stem - length (007 STEM - LENGTH )
    At beginning of flowering in the 1st year after sowing.Length including inflorescence.

  3. 010 Leaf - width of non reproductive leaves (010 LEAF - WIDTH OF NON REPROD)
    In th autumn of the sowing year.

  4. 015 Leaf - primary colour (015 LEAF - PRIMARY COLOUR )
    Genetic colour, when grass is not under stress. At beginning of flowering at forage and ornamental grasses. At turf grasses spring - summer - autumn.

  5. 016 Leaf - tone of other colour (016 LEAF - TONE OF OTHER COLOU)
    See descriptor no. 16.

  6. 017 Leaf - colour intensity (017 LEAF - COLOUR INTENSITY )
    See descriptor no. 16.

  7. 018 Leaf - pattern (018 LEAF - PATTERN )
    At beginning of flowering at ornamental grasses.

  8. 019 Leaf - change in colour in the autumn (019 LEAF - CHANGE IN COLOUR IN)
    At ornamental grasses.

  9. 020 Inflorescence - length (020 INFLORESCENCE - LENGTH )
    At beginning of flowering in the 1st year after sowing.

  10. 023 Inflorescence - colour (023 INFLORESCENCE - COLOUR )
    At beginning of flowering.

  11. 024 Inflorescence - colour intensity (024 INFLORESCENCE - COLOUR INT)


Category: OTHER
  1. 096 Plant - aesthetic value (096 PLANT - AESTHETIC VALUE )


  2. 097 Plant - ornamental effect (097 PLANT - ORNAMENTAL EFFECT )


  3. 098 Plant - season of main interest (098 PLANT - SEASON OF MAIN INT)


  4. 099 Inflorescence - applicability for drying (099 INFLORESCENCE - APPLICABIL)


Category: PHENOLOGY
  1. 029 Time of inflorescence emergence (029 TIME OF INFLORESCENCE EMER)
    Number of days from the 1st April. When beginning has been reached at 10% stems in the plot. At single plants - when the tip of 3 inflorescences is just visible. fig.3

  2. 031 Abundance of inflorescence emergence (031 ABUNDANCE OF INFLORESCENCE)
    Estimate of number of flowering stems.m-2 at heading.