Variety Name -::- Charchika( CoOr 10346)


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Sponsored by :
Vice Chancellor, OUAT
Developing agency :
OUAT,Bhubaneswar
Developed by :
Dr.Pk.Nayak, Prof.P.NJagdev
Parentage & details of pedigree :
Clonal selection from the segregarting population of the poly cross of Co8213
Breeding method :
Hybridization and clonal selection
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Morphological character :
stem colour(exposed)-green with black blotches(unexposed)-greenish yellow ivory marks &corky patches present bobbin/cylindrical internodes straight internode with diameter of 2.87cm pithiness-absent No split in the internode Root zone colour exposed-greenish yello&unexposed-greenish white Two roots of root primordial Bud is medium,ovate shape with no bud cushion Bud Groove absent Germ pore position sub-apical Colour of growth ring-Yellowish white open erect,green leaves with light green sheath leaf sheath waxiness-medium No spine on leaf sheath leaf clasping -loose ligular process-present on one side Non flowering type Resistnace to Red rot
Plant Height(cm) :
206-327, with average 267 cm
Maturity (Days) :
Mid late maturing type-12 months
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Agronomic features
Suitable for planting in Nov to March,Non-lodging,free trashing type,optimum fertlizer dose(250:100:60::N:P2O5:K2O)
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Avg. yield in normal condition(Kg/ha) :
100t/ha
Agency responsible for maintaining breeder seed :
AICRP on sugarcane,OUAT,Nayagarh
Recomended ecology :
well suited to irrigated upland and medium land situations.Could also be grown in rice land with proper water management during the growth season.normal fertility,spring season
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