BARI PIAZ-1 (WINTER)

ONION VARIETY:  BARI PIAZ-1 (WINTER)

Main Features of the Variety

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Selected from Bangladeshi local germplasms
Year of release 1996
Main characteristics  Average plant height(50-55cm), number of leaves/plant 10-12, bulb type-single(non splitted) and flat, bulb color reddish brown, unit bulb weight30-40g, pungency, TSS 12-15%, storage capacity high, comparatively less infestation of pest and diseases, crop duration 130-140 days. This variety is capable seed production in Bangladesh environment.
Planting season and time Rabi, last week of November to January(for bulb production); Last week of October to 1st week of November(for seed production)
Yield 12-16t/ha, seed yield 600-650kg
Resistance/tolerance Tolerant to purple blotch and stem phylum disease resistance

 

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