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Observed: 29th June 2013 By: littletern

Cereal crop in field.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bread Wheat (Triticum aestivum) interacts


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would be more certain if there was an indication of scale

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It's not likely

to be anything else in the UK, I think. Barley is distinguished by its beard (the song "John Barleycorn" has the line "then little Sir John, he grew a long beard, and so became a man").
Modern wheats are in the genus Triticum, see -
for details, if you want to add a systematic name.