Main Features of the Variety


Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originSouth East Asia collection
Year of release 1996
Main characteristics Tropical OP radish variety, potentiality of seed production locally. Root are cylindrical with attractive pink color, not hairy leaf, as a result very suitable for leafy vegetable. Brunch root not there, not hollow inside of radish. Radish 25-35 cm long. Each radish weight 800-900g. Tasty and slight pungency. Life time 70-80 days and 145-155 days for seed production.
Planting season and timeOptimum sowing time September to October
Harvesting time Become ready for harvest after 40-45 days of sowing and up to almost 75 days suitable for edible.
Yield55-60t/ha, seed yield 0.9-1.1t/ha
Quality of the productEdible roots are very crispy and slight pungent.


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