Spelta wheat


Triticum spelta L.

A mid-late high-yielding spelta, suitable for organic farming and especially suitable for locations with intensive spelt production

  • Ideal combination of quality and yield
  • Outstanding head length
  • Good resistance to yellow rust
  • Only minor mildew sensitivity
  • High crude protein

The varietal parameters may differ from those indicated here when the testing circumstances differ from quondam

Recommended early sowing rate (mid-September): 180-200 kg of seed or 200-250 grains/m²
Recommended sowing rate for late sowing (beginning of October): 200-220 kg of seed or 250-300 grains/m²

Sowing depth: 4-5 cm. Germination of spelta grains with hulls requires more water than grains of common wheat (Triticum aestivum)