Jute Variety: D-85

Main Features of the Variety

Developed by Bangladesh Jute Research Institute,  Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Selection from Rajshahi
Year of release 1916
Main characteristics Stem green with light coppery pigment on old branches, petiole under surface tinge red color, leaves green ovate, seeds chocolate brown. Field duration: 120 (for fiber)
Planting season and time Last of   March to   April
Harvesting time/Days to maturity 120
Yield(t/ha) Fiber yield 1850 kg/ha
Resistance/tolerance Tolerant to disease and insect


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