Name of variety: Agrani

Scientific name:Triticum aestivum L. cv. Agrani








Main Features of the Variety

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development Selection in nursery at CIMMYT, Mexico and progeny line of Sonora/P 4160 E/ Inia
Year of release 1987
Main characteristics Plant height 85-90 cm. Number of tiller/plant 5-6, leaf inclined. Flag leaf bigger in size, leaf and stem has light wax coating, Panicle initiation time 55-60 days, grain/ spike 50-55. Grain white in color, medium size, 1000 grain weight 38-42 g, violet auricle present at the base of leaf. Crop duration 103-110 days.
Planting season and time It is suitable for late planting, Rabi: November 15-30
Yield Yield 3.5-4.0 t/ha
Resistance/tolerance Leaf spot disease(blight) tolerant












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