genus Hordeum


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Noun1.genus Hordeum - annual to perennial grasses of temperate northern hemisphere and South America: barleygenus Hordeum - annual to perennial grasses of temperate northern hemisphere and South America: barley
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
barley - cultivated since prehistoric times; grown for forage and grain
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The genus Hordeum offers a good example, because a large number of both dihaploids, polyhaploids, and hybrids have been synthesized.
Interspecific hybrids within the genus Hordeum. Pp.