Tolhuaca-INIA, triticale for the southern zone of Chile

Cristian Hewstone M.1 y Claudio Jobet F.1

Tolhuaca-INIA is an alternative triticale variety created at Carillanca Exp. Sta. (INIA). It is resistant to stripe rust and moderately susceptible to leaf rust. The yield mean in 26 trials, sown in winter and spring in different localities, has been 80.8 qqm/ha. The grain is similar to wheat, with test weight between 71.2 and 79.0 kg/hl and soft quality.

1 Estación Experimental Carillanca (INIA), Casilla 58-D, Temuco, Chile.