Descriptor: 028 Spring growth rate (028 SPRING GROWTH RATE )

      
 
Definition: Evaluated when the earliest variety has reached 20 cm of sward height. fig.2
Crop: Festuca pratensis L.
Category: Morphological descriptors
Status: Crop Germplasm Committee approved
Data Type: Alpha/numeric descriptor
Maximum Length: 1
Responsible site: OSEVA PRO Ltd. Grassland Research Institute (CZE082)


Distribution of Values for 028 Spring growth rate (028 SPRING GROWTH RATE )

CodeDefinitionNumber of Accessions
1very slow < 5 (cm) 
3slow 5 - 10 (cm)3
5medium 11 - 15 (cm)26
7rapid 16 - 20 (cm)26
9very rapid > 20 (cm)32