PlainsGold Denali

Denali is a hard red winter wheat variety that has performed well across the High Plains. Denali has excellent test weight, resistance to Hessian fly, medium straw strength and good milling properties. Denali exhibits excellent yields and has done very well in irrigated trials across the region. In 3-year dryland trials, Denali has consistently ranked near the top of the yield chart.


Quick Facts about Denali

  • Class: Hard Red Winter
  • Yields: High in Both Dryland and Irrigated Conditions
  • Maturity: Medium-Late
  • Height: Medium-Tall
  • Straw Strength: Average
  • Test Weight: Excellent
  • Quality: Average Milling and Baking
  • Coleoptile Length: Medium-Long
  • Drought Tolerance: Good
  • Shattering: Good
  • Stem Rust: Moderately Resistant
  • Stripe Rust: Moderately Susceptible
  • Leaf Rust: Moderately Susceptible
  • RWA Resistance: Susceptible
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