Search by Crop & Variety: WB1532 Soft White Winter Wheat


WB1532 is a soft white winter wheat developed by Monsanto LLC. In early generations of WB1532, single spikes were selected based on agronomics and disease resistance. Later generations were selected based on yield, quality, and disease resistance.
WB1532 is adapted to the soft white winter wheat growing regions of the Pacific Northwest.

Kind Soft white
Seasonal Growth Habit Winter
Coleoptile Color White
Juvenile Growth Habit Semi-erect
Leaf Color at Boot Blue-green
Flag Leaf at Boot Erect, twisted, wax
Auricle Color White
Day(s) to 50% Heading
Anther Color Yellow
Anthocyanin Absent
Plant Height (cm)
Internodes Hollow
Spike Shape Clavate
Spike Density Mid dense
Spike Curvature Nodding
Awn Type Awned
Awn Color White
Glume Color White/amber
Glume Length Long
Shoulder Shape Oblique
Shoulder Width Medium
Beak Shape Acuminate
Beak Length Long
Glume Pubescence Absent
Seed Color White
Seed Shape Ovate
Cheeks Rounded
Brush Size Medium
Avg 1,000 Kernel wt (g) 48.5

PVP has been applied for, and Title V is anticipated.

Data Sheets

Allowed Variants

Phenotypic variant(s): Similar to WB1532 but 15 cm to 20 cm taller occurs at a frequency of up to .2% (20/10,000). Bronze head variant may occur at a frequency of .1% (10/10,000). An awnless variant may occur at a frequency of .1% (10/10,000). Seed variant: Up to .50% (50 out of 10,000 seeds).
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