By: Skyler Stone and Jenna Luebbering
Barley is self pollinated
Reproduction: begins in the spike and proceeds up and down. It takes 2-3 days for pollination to be completed in a spike. In the field pollination often occurs before the spike has emerged from the boot.
Barley has 14 diploid chromosomes
Barley is a complete plant
Environmental requirements: Barley does not do good in humid areas and adapts easier to cooler and drier areas.