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GrainGenes Germplasm Report: Jennah Khetifa

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Germplasm
Jennah Khetifa
Synonym
Other nameJennahKhetifa
Tamgurt
Species
Triticum turgidum ssp. durum
Characteristic
red grain color, high gluten strength, low yellow pigment content
Collection Site
Southeast high plateau of the Atlas Mountains of Morocco
Date Collected
1990
Remark
Specific adaptation to the North African continental dryland: tall, moderate drought and cold resistance
Moderate resistance to leaf rust (Puccinia recondita), powdery mildew (Erysiphe graminis), common bunt (Tilletia caries), and septoria leaf blotch (Mycosphaerella graminocola).
Susceptible to yellow rust (Puccinia striiformis).
Map Data
T. turgidum, JK x Cham1
T. turgidum, JK x Cham1, 2

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