BJRI Kenaf HC-2(HC-95)

Variety: BJRI Kenaf HC-2(HC-95)

Popular/Local name: Kenaf

 Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Jute Research Institute,  Bangladesh
Method of development/originIsolated from  Iranian  Germplasm by pure line selection
Year of release 1995
Main characteristics Stem: full green, leaf shape:  lobed(5-7), leaf color: full green

Field duration 130 -140 days for fibre, 180 days for seed.

Planting season and timeMid – April to late – April
Harvesting time/Days to maturity150  for fiber
Yield(t/ha)Fiber yield    5.00- 5.45 t/ha
Resistance/toleranceWater logging tolerant


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