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Lepe field

Observed: 21st August 2009 By: outwardoutward’s reputation in Plantsoutward’s reputation in Plantsoutward’s reputation in Plants
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Jonathan's picture

I did wonder about the

I did wonder about the density of the seed head which does make the plant look like a crop. So that is what Quinoa looks like!

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

Mark at Magdalen's picture

Pedant's Corner

Most people seem to pronounce the common name of this plant as it is spelt but as very packet you buy is at pains to point out it should be Keen-wah!

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Joker's corner

And what does it say on packets of Spelt?

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

Mark at Magdalen's picture

Triticum spelta. Spelled if

Triticum spelta. Spelled if you like but I think you will find both spelling are accepted nowadays!