BARI ALU-8(CARDINAL)

POTATO VARIETY: BARI ALU-8(CARDINAL)

Main Features of the Variety

 

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin The Netherlands
Year of release 1993
Main characteristics Tuber: red, oval, medium size, skin smooth, flesh yellow and  shallow eye, stem color reddish violet, plant hard and rapid growing , number of stem lower but wave like, seed dormancy 50-60 days in general temperature, crop duration 90-95 days, at first sprout initiation round shape, later it will taller, color bright reddish violet and slight hairy. This variety is cultivated throughout the Bangladesh. Farmer themselves can grow seed.
Planting season and time Rabi and November.
Yield 25-30t/ha

 

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