Originator – Plant Production Institute named after V.Ya. Yuriev of NAAS.
Volia Kharkivska was included in the State Register of Plant Varieties Suitable for Dissemination in Ukraine in 2017 for growing in the Steppe, Forest-Steppe and Woodlands.
Variety – erythrospermum.
Mid-ripening. The vegetation period is 87-92 days. Mid-tall. The plant height is 95-110 cm. Increased lodging resistance. Shedding resistance, resistance to in-spike germination.
Cold-tolerant. Increased drought resistance.
Resistant to major leaf diseases.
The potential yield is 8.5 t/ha. The average yield is 4.15 t/ha with year-to-year fluctuations of 4.03-5.22 t/ha. Spikes are easily threshed.
Caryopses are light-brown, large. The test weight is medium (715-750 g/L). The protein content in grain is increased (12.0-14.5%). The crude gluten content in flour is 27-29%. The loaf volume from 100 g of flour is 450-500 mL.
The total bread-making score is 8-9.