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Varietal description of different spices seed produced under Spices Seed Production Programme

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Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra SoniaRajendra_Sonia
  • Dwarf in nature (100-110cm).
  • Harvesting: 200-210 days after sowing.
  • Yield potential 400-450q/ha.
  • Curcumin 7.5-8%.
  • Dry recovery 20%.
  • Resistant against leaf spot & leaf blotch disease.
Rajendra SonaliRajendra_Sonali
  • Dwarf in nature (90-100cm).
  • Harvesting: 215-220 days after sowing.
  • Yield potential 500-550q/ha.
  • Curcumin 6-7%.
  • Dry recovery 18%.
  • Resistant against leaf spot & leaf blotch disease.
Name of variety Description of variety
NadiaNadia-Ginger
  • Height of the plant 70-80cm
  • Harvesting: 220-240 days after sowing.
  • Yield potential 200-250q/ha
  • Dry recovery 25-30%
  • Fibrous variety.
Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra SwatiRajendra_Swati
  • Medium plant height (90-110cm)
  • Harvesting: 120-130 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 16-18q/ha
  • Small size of grain
  • Resistant against powdery mildew & wilt disease.
Pant Haritima
  • Tall type (120-150 cm)
  • Harvesting 140-150 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 20-22q/ha
  • Small size of grain
  • For suitable grain & leaves (Dwell purpose)
  • Highly resistant to stem gall disease, powdery mildew and wilt diseases.
Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra KantiRajendra_Kanti
  • Height of the plant 70-90 cm
  • One or two pod formation at every node
  • Harvesting: 120-130 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 20-25q/ha
  • Yellow colour of the grain
  • Disease resistant variety
Rajendra Abha (Kasturi Methi)
  • Tall and semi-creeper type (100-140 cm)
  • Harvesting: 135-140 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 6-8q/ha
  • Yield of dry leaves 20-25 q/ha
HM-444
  • Tall type 100-115 cm
  • Suitable for grain & leaves (Dwell type)
  • Yield potential 20-30q/ha
  • Green colour grain
  • Disease resistant variety.
Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra SaurabhRajendra_Saurabh
  • Tall type (150-300cm) meter and heavy primary, secondary & tertiary branches
  • Maturity: 150-175 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 18-20 q/ha
  • Disease resistant variety
Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra ShyamaRajendra_Shyama
  • Height of the plant 60-80 cm
  • Big size of the pod and each pod contain about 40-75 grain
  • Yield potential 18-20q/ha
  • Harvesting: 135-140 days after sowing
  • Resistant to diseases & insect pest
Name of variety Description of variety
Rajendra ManiRajendra_Mani
  • Medium size of the plant (90-100 cm)
  • Harvesting: 135-145 days after sowing
  • Yield potential 10-14 q/ha
  • Small size of the grain and too much flavor.

For further information contact:

Dr. S.P. Singh, Sr. Scientist, Mob. (+91) 9430049531, 8292122462, E-mail: spicestcadholi@yahoo.com OR Dr. A.K. Mishra, Jr. Scientist, Mob.(+91) 9973218436, E-mail: ashim_sigatoka@yahoo.com
Department of Horticulture, Tirhut College of Agriculture, Dholi, Distt.- Muzaffarpur (Bihar) India