Variety Name -::- Mahadev


Released order no. :
Release date :
1983
Notifocation order no :
499(E)
Notification date :
08.07.1983
Sponsored by :
OUAT
Developing agency :
Jute Research Station Kendrapara
Developed by :
Dr. U. N. Dikshit
Parentage & details of pedigree :
Virescant x Involute leathery
Breeding method :
Closely resembling variety :
Area of adaptation :
Morphological character :
Plants are tall green with broad leaves and 1.5cm basal diameter.
Plant Height(cm) :
350
Maturity (Days) :
120-130(Fibre), 170-175(Seed)
Reaction to major diseases :
Moderately resistant to stem rot , root rot diseases.
Reaction to major insect pest :
Less occurrence of green hoppers, stem weevil, yellow mite and semilooper.
Agronomic features
Reaction to abiotic stress :
Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
2800
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
OUAT
Recomended ecology :
Information on acceptability :
Specific recomendation :
Any other Information :