Variety: Binamasur 2

Lentil Variety: Binamasur 2

Scientific name: Lens culinaris L. cv. Binamasur 2







Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of development Mutation breeding
Main characteristics Binamasur-2 is a high yielding variety. Seed size is microsperma type of lentil.
Year of release 2005
Planting season and timeThe optimum time of sowing ranges from October 25- November 10.
Days to maturityBinamasur-2 is a early maturing variety. Its maturity period ranges from 95-100 days.
Resistant/tolerantThe variety is tolerant to blight and rust diseases.
YieldMaximum grain yield is 1.9 t/ha (av. 1.8 t/ha).
Quality of the productSeed contains higher protein (24-25%). Dal is red color with good cooking quality.


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