General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flower Time: Spring
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Pollinators: Wind

Common names
  • Bread Wheat
  • Hard Red Winter Wheat
  • Wheatgrass

Photo Gallery
Location: Aberdeen, NC Pages Lake park
Date: May 16, 2023
Bread wheat #221 nn; RAB p. 86, 29-21-1; AG p. 671-2; LHB p. 146,
Location: Southern Pines, NC (SW Broad)
Date: June 8, 2023
In this shot, bread wheat is being used as a control for erosion

photo credit: Rasbak
Location: My garden, Gent, Belgium
Date: 2013-06-07
self-set from bird food!

By User:Bluemoose (Own work) [GFDL (

Date: 2013-02-21

Courtesy Sustainable Seed Company
  • Uploaded by vic

Courtesy Sustainable Seed Company
  • Uploaded by vic

Date: 2013-10-09
Wheat Straw
Location: Highway 26  Ontario Canada
Date: 2010  July  
Triticum aestivum      A beloved Ontario farm scene
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