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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.

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 2018/19 and shared some key statistics we think you'll be interested in.  

 

Yield

 

Untreated yield*

UK Treated yield*

Eastern yield*

Western yield*

Northern yield*

 REFLECTION 

68

102

102

102

102

KWS Santiago

69

103

104

102

104

JB Diego

74

101

100

101

101

 

Grain quality

 

Endosperm texture

Protein content (%)

Hagberg Falling Number

Specific Weight (kg/hl)

 REFLECTION 

Hard

11.0

246

78.5

KWS Santiago

Hard

11.2

171

76.1

JB Diego

Hard

11.3

319

78.4

 

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

80

0

KWS Santiago

7

7

85

+2

JB Diego

7

8

87

0

 

Disease profile

 

Mildew (1-9)

Yellow rust (1-9)

Brown rust (1-9)

Septoria tritici (1-9)

Eyespot (1-9)

 REFLECTION 

7

3

9

5.2

5

KWS Santiago

6

7

5

4.3

4

JB Diego

6

5

6

5.3

5

Get the most from your variety

Yellow Rust in Wheat image

Fungicides

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Wheat Crop with PGR

PGRs

Growth regulation advice for your Wheat

Black grass

Herbicides

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Orange Blossom Midge on Barley

Insecticides

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