Variety:  Binachinabadam-2

Scientific name: Arachis hypogea L. cv. Binachinabadam-2

Main Features of the variety

Developed byBangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture(BINA), Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Method of DevelopmentMutation breeding
Main characteristics Plants are dwarf(av.28 cm plant height). Leaves are small, darker green and ovate shape. Pods are shiny, lack constriction and prominent back.
Year of release 2000
Land and soil typeIt performs better in char area and saline soils of Khulna.
Resistant/tolerantThe variety is moderately resistant to collar rot, Cercospora leaf spot and rust diseases.
YieldMaximum pod yield potential is 3.2 t/ha(av.. 2.5 t/ha) in winter and 1.6 t/ha(av.2.0 t/ha) in summer.
Quality of the productSeeds contain 50% oil and 28% protein.

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