Scientific Name: Beta vulgaris
Bangla/local name: Not known
Taxonomic Position According to Cronquist (1981)
Botanical Description of Sugar Beet
Root:The taproot is diarch, swollen together with the hypocotyls, forming a tuber.
Leaf: The leaves are glabrous, ovate to cordate, light to dark green or reddish with prominent mid-ribs and strong petiols,
Flower: Flowers can occur in clusters and cohere so that a hard particle is produced.
Inflorescence:The plant has a single flower eat each node of the inflorescence.
Flower: Sessile, bisexual.
Perianth: Tepal 5
Androecium: Stamen 5, perigynous
Gynoecium: Ovary monocarpellary
Table 1. Sugar beet variety released by BSRI, Ishurdi, Pabna, Bangladesh
|S.L. No.||Name of Variety||Released by||Year of Release||Growing Season||Yield
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