Name of variety: Agrani

Scientific name:Triticum aestivum L. cv. Agrani








Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of developmentSelection in nursery at CIMMYT, Mexico and progeny line of Sonora/P 4160 E/ Inia
Year of release 1987
Main characteristics Plant height 85-90 cm. Number of tiller/plant 5-6, leaf inclined. Flag leaf bigger in size, leaf and stem has light wax coating, Panicle initiation time 55-60 days, grain/ spike 50-55. Grain white in color, medium size, 1000 grain weight 38-42 g, violet auricle present at the base of leaf. Crop duration 103-110 days.
Planting season and timeIt is suitable for late planting, Rabi: November 15-30
YieldYield 3.5-4.0 t/ha
Resistance/toleranceLeaf spot disease(blight) tolerant












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