BJRI Tossa-3

Variety: BJRI Tossa-3

Popular/local name: OM-1

Main Features of the Variety

Developed byBangladesh Jute Research Institute,  Bangladesh
Method of development/originSpontaneously created mutant
Year of release 1995
Main characteristics Less photosensitive variety, full green plant, glossy ovate leaf  and brown seed, leaf glossy deep green, better quality fibre. Field duration 120-130 days for fiber.
Planting season and timeThird week of March to  Mid – May
Harvesting time/Days to maturity100-120 for fiber
Yield(t/ha)Fiber yield  4.52 t/ha
Resistance/toleranceModerately resistant to disease and insect


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