Vermont Read 1898


About This Variety

Triticum aestivum
Seeds Per Packet: 100
Price Per Packet: $4.00
Days To Maturity:

A soft white winter wheat, originally released in 1895 by G.A. Read of Charlotte, Vermont. A hybrid of Canadian heritage varieties Bearded Fife x Early Arcadian with plump, blond grains. Very productive, multi-tillered 49-inch plants with an unusually-shaped seed head that is typical of a club wheat, i.e. slightly denser at the tip. Ripening in mid-July.