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Triticum monococcum subsp. monococcum

Common Name(s): Einkorn
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Annual
Growing Days:
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH:
Soil Texture/Type: Rich clay or sand
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Low yield and short growing season. Not frost tender. Grows in nutritionally poor soils.
Helminthosporium/Bipolaris, Rust
Genetic - wheat relative, Animal Food - fodder, Food - starch, Food - cereal


Geographical Origin:
Only cultivated
Metric Units

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