Gba 7203ethiopian
Days To Maturity : 63-70
Germination Days : 5-14
Planting Depth : 1-2
Seed Code : GB
Seeds Per Packet : 70
Spacing : 5
When To Plant : Spring
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Ethiopian Hulless Barley GBA-7203



Spring Grain.

Very good yields of big red-brown grains that look almost like wheat.

2 ┬Ż-3 ft. Very easy to thresh.

Drought-resistant and very forgiving of difficult conditions. Fat seed heads on strong stems. BOTANICAL NAME : Hordeum vulgare


Start in flat 10 days before last frost in nearly spring, or as early in spring as possible. Transplant in garden 5" apart when 2-3" high. Or direct-sow in the garden as soon as the soil can be worked in very early spring. (Frost is OK.) Prefers a dry soil that isn't too acid, and moderate fertility. Water moderately; cease watering when 85% of seed heads are golden; harvest when nearly all are. Dry fully before threshing/storing. GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFO: C, W/Matures 9-10/Harvest 0-4/Yield grain 5-24, dry biomass 12-72/Spacing 5" ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

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Ethiopian hulless
on 06/11/17 by Steven Zettner in Austin, TX

Sowed a packet into 16 sf on 12/2/16, which is late for winter grain here. Early freeze killed half the seedlings. The rest yielded 4 oz of grain in mid-May.