Jute Variety: D-85

Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Jute Research Institute,  Bangladesh
Method of development/originSelection 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 timeLast of   March to   April
Harvesting time/Days to maturity120
Yield(t/ha)Fiber yield 1850 kg/ha
Resistance/toleranceTolerant to disease and insect


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