BARI Sarisa-8(NAPAS-8509)


Main Features of the Variety


Developed byBangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/originBARI Sarisa-8(napas-8509) was developed by crossing between Brasica campestris and Swedish Brassiica oleraceae/B. albogleabra.
Year of release 1994
Main characteristics This variety is suitable for short duration, leaves like cauliflower leaf,  plant height 90-110 cm, 4-5 primary branches are present in each plant, leaf without petiole and surface smooth, stem coated by base of leaf, corolla color of flower is yellow, number of pod /plant 90-125, two chambers are present in a pod, seed/siliqua 25-30, seed color  blackish, 1000 seed weight 3.4-3.6 g.
Planting season and time Rabi season, Mid October to Mid November
Harvesting timeRipening time 90-95 days
Yield2.0-2.5 t/ha
Resistance/toleranceTolerant to Alternaria  blight disease  and temporary water log
Quality of the productOil content of seed 43-45%


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