Variety Name -::- Shankar


Released order no. :
Release date :
1983
Notifocation order no :
Notification date :
Sponsored by :
OUAT
Developing agency :
Rice Research Station, Bhubaneswar
Developed by :
Dr. H. K. Mohanty, Dr. S. R. Das and Dr. A. T. Ray
Parentage & details of pedigree :
Parijat/IET 3225
Breeding method :
Closely resembling variety :
Area of adaptation :
Medium bold grains with translucent white Kernel
Morphological character :
1.semi –dwarf, photo –insensitive with dark green leaves. 2.Hull straw coloured on ripening
Plant Height(cm) :
75
Maturity (Days) :
85-90
Reaction to major diseases :
Resistant to brownspot, GLH moderately resistant to blast and BLB. Escape diseases and pest attack by virtue of its early maturity.
Reaction to major insect pest :
Resistant to GLH
Agronomic features
Resistant to brownspot moderately resistant to blast and BLB. Escape diseases and pest attack by virtue of its early maturity
Reaction to abiotic stress :
Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
2300
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
OUAT
Recomended ecology :
Information on acceptability :
Specific recomendation :
Possesses early seedling Uigour
Any other Information :
The variety escape terminal drought due to its early maturity and during rabi seson it is popular in areas where irrigation cost is high.