Main Features of the Variety


Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originOrigin: CIP, Peru
Year of release 1993
Main characteristics Tuber light yellow, oval round, skin smooth, medium, light yellow flesh, eye medium deep. Number of eye is more in polar side, plant rapid growing, number of stem more and leaf deep green. Sprout initiation  at first oval shape, later it will as like short stem, color deep blue violet, more hairy, seed dormancy 65-70 days in general temperature, crop duration 90-95 days, This variety is cultivated throughout the  Bangladesh. Storage capability high, so without cold storage 3-4 month it can store.
Planting season and timeRabi and November.
Yield25-30 t/ha
Resistance/toleranceThis variety is virus tolerant and temperature tolerant



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