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Reflection winter wheat

REFLECTION is a high yielding Group 4 hard feed wheat variety recommended by the AHDB. REFLECTION is a short, stiff strawed variety with huge yield potential and a good overall disease profile.  If you want to challenge your best wheat yields then REFLECTION is the variety for you.

Reflection winter wheat

Variety summary

End-use group: Hard Group 4

Soil preference: Suitable for all soil types

Regional positioning: Performs well in all regions

Parentage: Denman x Oakley

Market options: Livestock feed

Breeding insights

"We know that Yellow Rust is not REFLECTION’s strong point but with a good fungicide programme REFLECTION can deliver outstanding yields on farm. Its on farm potential is significantly higher than its trial performance indicates."
- Tracy Creasy

Tracy Creasy

Variety overview

We've compared a few varieties on the AHDB Recommended List 2017/18 and shared some key statistics we think you'll be interested in.  Download the variety sheet for some more in depth information you can carry with you everywhere.

 

Yield

 

Untreated yield*

Fungicide treated yield UK*

 

Eastern yield*

Western yield*

Northern yield*

Reflection

76

103

103

105

104

KWS Santiago

69

103

104

102

104

JB Diego

77

100

100

101

100

* % treated control (UK = 10.7 t/ha, East = 10.8 t/ha, West = 10.7 t/ha & North = 9.9 t/ha) 

 

Grain quality

 

Endosperm texture

Protein content (%)

Hagberg Falling Number

Specific Weght (kg/hl)

Reflection

Hard

10.9

239

77.3

KWS Santiago

Hard

11.1

168

75.1

JB Diego

Hard

11.2

309

77.4

 

Agronomic features

 

Resistance to lodging without PGR (1-9)

Resistance to lodging with PGR (1-9)

Height without PGR (cm)

Ripening (days +/- JB Diego, -ve = earlier)

Reflection

7

8

81

-1

KWS Santiago

7

7

86

+1

JB Diego

7

8

88

0

[ ] = limited data

 

Disease profile

 

Mildew (1-9)

Yellow rust (1-9)

Brown rust (1-9)

Septoria tritici (1-9)

Eyespot (1-9)

Reflection

6

3

9

5.4

5

KWS Santiago

5

6

5

4.3

4

JB Diego

6

5

6

5.2

5

[ ] = limited data

Get the most from your variety

Yellow Rust in Wheat image

Fungicides

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Wheat Crop with PGR

PGRs

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Black grass

Herbicides

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Insecticides

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