Growing on the road island near the dairy.
annual, to 18" tall; long, toothed awns; glumes and lemmakeeled; blue green throughout
growing at foot of Bon Tempe dam near power lines
Wheat (Triticum spp., most commonly T. aestivum) is a cereal grain, (botanically, a type of fruit called a caryopsis) originally from the Levant region but now cultivated worldwide. In 2013, world production of wheat was 713 million tons, making it the third most-produced cereal after maize (1,016 million tons) and rice (745 million tons). Wheat was the second most-produced cereal in 2009; world production in that year was 682 million tons, after maize (817 million tons),...