Variety Name -::- Upahar


Released order no. :
Release date :
Dr.S.R.Das, Dr.H.K.Mohanty, Dr.D.N.Bastia &Dr.A.T.Ray
Notifocation order no :
Notification date :
2005
Sponsored by :
Developing agency :
Developed by :
Parentage & details of pedigree :
Mahalaxmi x IR 62
Breeding method :
Closely resembling variety :
Area of adaptation :
Small bold grains,White Kernel,Straw colour hull
Morphological character :
Tall stout stem, panicle weight types,seedling submergence
Plant Height(cm) :
Maturity (Days) :
162
Reaction to major diseases :
Resistance to Blast& Moderately resistant to Sheath Blight,sheath Rot,Bacterial leaf blight
Reaction to major insect pest :
Resistance to Gall midge1 &moderately resistant to Yello stem borrer,Leaf folder,Whorl Maggot,Rice Tungro Virus
Agronomic features
Reaction to abiotic stress :
Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
3584
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
Recomended ecology :
Information on acceptability :
Specific recomendation :
Any other Information :
The variety can be used as alternative to SAVITRI as regards its response to fertility for late sown conditions.