BARI Litchi-4


Main Features of the Variety


Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Local
Year of release 2008
Main characteristics High fruit yield, mid season and regular bearing variety, large sized fruit (27g) having attractive bright red color and globose in shape, fruits are very juicy, very sweet (TSS22%) and small seeded, edible portion 78%, number of fruit in each plant 5000, yield/plant 130kg,  flower intiation in February first week.This variety is suitable for commercial cultivation in North and North-West parts of Bangladesh.
Planting season and time June-September
Days to maturity 2nd week of June
Yield  10-13 t/ha


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