BARI Gom -32

WHEAT VARIETY: BARI Gom -32

Main Features of the Variety

 

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin

 

Year of release 2017
Main characteristics  

The variety is high yielding, early in maturity and tolerant to terminal heat stress. The variety is resistant to leaf rust and tolerant to BpLB disease. The variety also shows tolerance to wheat blast. Grains are white amber in colour and large in size (50-58g). Spikes are long with 42-47 average grains per spike.

Leaves are broad and recurved. Glaucosity is medium in spike, culm and flag leaf sheath. Few hairs present in upper culm node. Lower glume beak (LGB) length is medium in length (7.0 mm). LGB spicules- numerous, LGB shoulder medium in width and elevated.

 

Yield (t/ha) Yield 4.6-5.0
Resistance/tolerance  

Resistant to leaf rust and Bipolaris leaf blight. The variety also shows tolerance to wheat blast disease.

 

 

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