BARI SWEET POTATO-8

SWEET POTATO VARIETY: BARI SWEET POTATO-8

 

 

 

 

 

 

Main Features of the Variety

 

Developed by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute(BARI), Gazipur, Bangladesh
Method of development/origin Introduced from CIP, Peru
Year of release 2008
Main characteristics Vine and leaf color green, skin color of tuber red, flesh dry, light yellow, average tuber weight 160g, dry matter 35.3%, and crop duration 120-135 days. This variety is cultivated throughout the Bangladesh.
Planting season and time Rabi, Mid October to Mid-November
Yield 40-45 t/ha
Resistance/tolerance Tolerant to drought stress and lower in weevil attack.
Quality of the product Vitamin A 650  IU/100 g fresh weight

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