UK wheat varieties pedigree

For further information contact Dr James Cockram.

The wheat pedigree provides information on parentage, country of origin, year of use and breeding company for an extensive set of UK wheat varieties. The pedigree is updated each year with new AHDB Recommended List varieties and we would welcome suggested edits and additions.

Download the latest input files (December 2021) for visualising pedigrees, for use with Helium software - the image below shows the entire pedigree

Cite this version of the pedigree.

To cite the resource in publications use: Fradgley N, Gardner KA, Cockram J, Elderfield J, Hickey JM, Howell P, et al. (2019) A large-scale pedigree resource of wheat reveals evidence for adaptation and selection by breeders. PLoS Biol 17(2): e3000071.