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Durum


Durum Wheats have seeds a bit larger than bread wheat. They are used in the production of pasta and it is also often the preferred wheat for wheat weaving.

Pelissier

Pelissier came to the USA from Algeria in 1900. In 1921 a selection was made at University of Saskatchewan which was registered in 1936. A drought resistant cultivar with black beards. Known in the USA as Peliss.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
Wakooma

Lakota x Pelissier, 1973.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
Medora

Ward x Macoun, 1982. Blond beards.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
Moroccan Frost

Moroccan Frost is very uniform in height and the shortest of the durums. It has shorter, plumper heads and longer beards than Medora.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
Black Tip

Black Tip is a short durum wheat with light coloured heads contrasted with dark awns.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
Blue Durum

Blue Durum has dark brown seeds and large heads with long black beards.

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Price(s): $3.00
Packet Size(s): 10 grams
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