We are giving away 4 copies of Looby Macnamara's book, 7 Ways to Think Differently
Looby will be answering your questions in the decision making forum Monday through Friday!
See this thread for details
Permies likes plants and the farmer likes Identifying grain permies
  Search | Permaculture Wiki | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies | World Domination!
Register / Login
permies » forums » growies » plants
Bookmark "Identifying grain" Watch "Identifying grain" New topic

Identifying grain

Gray Simpson

Joined: Jan 12, 2012
Posts: 67
Location: McDonough, GA
How can I identify grains and other grasses?

The first one came up with some wheat that I planted last fall.

I'm guessing the second one is either wheat or barley. The utility guys planted it after doing some work.

[Thumbnail for DSCF9919.JPG]

[Thumbnail for DSCF0070.JPG]

Tyler Ludens

Joined: Jun 25, 2010
Posts: 5326
Location: Central Texas USA Latitude 30 Zone 8
First one is oats...

Idle dreamer

Gray Simpson

Joined: Jan 12, 2012
Posts: 67
Location: McDonough, GA
Cool, thanks.
George Lee

Joined: Mar 15, 2011
Posts: 528
Location: Athens, GA/Sunset, SC
Second looks like triticale. Wheat/Rye cross. I'm growing it as well.

Seed Swap via Letter | Livingwind.tumblr.com | sustainable seed co
subject: Identifying grain
cast iron skillet 49er

more from paul wheaton's glorious empire of web junk: cast iron skillet diatomaceous earth sepp holzer raised garden beds raising chickens lawn care flea control missoula electric heaters permaculture videos permaculture books