Mungbean

Scientific name: Vigna radiata

 Habit: Annual herb

Root: Tap root system

Stem: Erect to sub-erect, highly branching and hairy

Leaf: compound, trifoliate

Inflorescence: Raceme

Flower: zygomorphic, complete, papilionaceous

Clayx: Sepal 5

Corolla: petal 5, aestivation vexilary

Gynoecium: Carpel one, ovary superior, placentation marginal

Fruit: Pod


Some common mung bean varieties developed by BARI and BINA

 

Serial Number Name of the variety Developed by Growing season Average Yield

(ton ha-1)

1 BARI Mung-1 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 0.9-1.0
2 BARI Mung-2 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 1.0-2.0
3 BARI Mung-3 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 1.2-1.3
4 BARI Mung-4 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 1.2-1.4
5 BARI Mung-5 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 1.6-1.7
6 BARI Mung-6 Pulse Research Centre, BARI Kharif-1 and Kharif-2 1.8
7 Binamoog-1 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-2 0.9-1.0
8 Binamoog-2 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-1 1.10
9 Binamoog-3 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-2 1.0
10 Binamoog-4 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-2 1.75
11 Binamoog-5 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-1 1.4
12 Binamoog-6 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-1 1.5
13 Binamoog-7 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-1 1.8
14 Binamoog-8 Crop Physiology Division, BINA Kharif-1 1.8