Germination (percent)

What percent of the seed in a lot will germinate under appropriate conditions.


A slightly waxy often bluish or whitish coating on plants that can be rubbed off.


A bract (scale-like leaf) attached near the base of a grass spikelet. Glumes may be broad or narrow and may have an awn.


Plants that are members of the Poaceae plant family. Grasses are monocotyledons with parallel leaf veins. Stems are usually round but may be somewhat flattened and usually hollow, except at the nodes.