Scientific name: Vigna radiata

 Habit: Annual herb

Root: Tap root system

Stem: Erect to sub-erect, highly branching and hairy

Leaf: compound, trifoliate

Inflorescence: Raceme

Flower: zygomorphic, complete, papilionaceous

Clayx: Sepal 5

Corolla: petal 5, aestivation vexilary

Gynoecium: Carpel one, ovary superior, placentation marginal

Fruit: Pod

Some common mung bean varieties developed by BARI and BINA


Serial NumberName of the varietyDeveloped byGrowing seasonAverage Yield

(ton ha-1)

1BARI Mung-1Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-20.9-1.0
2BARI Mung-2Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-21.0-2.0
3BARI Mung-3Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-21.2-1.3
4BARI Mung-4Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-21.2-1.4
5BARI Mung-5Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-21.6-1.7
6BARI Mung-6Pulse Research Centre, BARIKharif-1 and Kharif-21.8
7Binamoog-1Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-20.9-1.0
8Binamoog-2Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-11.10
9Binamoog-3Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-21.0
10Binamoog-4Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-21.75
11Binamoog-5Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-11.4
12Binamoog-6Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-11.5
13Binamoog-7Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-11.8
14Binamoog-8Crop Physiology Division, BINAKharif-11.8