VA03W-412 Wheat (Merl)

VA03W-412 is a broadly adapted, high yielding, moderately short, mid-season soft red winter wheat cultivar having good milling and pastry baking quality.


Head emergence Virginia (121 d, Julian) is most similar to that of ‘Tribute’. It is 2 to 5 days later than the earliest heading cultivar Jamestown and 3 to 6 days earlier than the latest cultivar Coker 9436. Spikes and straw are creamy white in color at maturity, and the awnletted spikes are blocky to tapering in shape.

Patent Information:
App Type Country Serial No. Patent No. File Date Issued Date Patent Status
US Plant Variety (PVP) *United States 201000286 201000286 4/15/2010 8/13/2010 Issued PVP Certificate
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