SS-0808 (Phule Bhaskar)

Sunflower variety SS-0808
Year of release 2015
Notification number 3540 (E), 24-11-2016
Developed by Zonal Agricultural Research Station, Solapur
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri
Pedigree Selection from germplasm line GP-688-1    
Areas of Adaptation /
Recommended ecology
Suitable for rainfed condition of
Seed yield (kg/ha)
Average 1807
Potential 3163
Oil Content(%) 37.9
Days to maturity
Kharif 80-85
Days to flowering
Kharif 53-57
Plant height (cm) 165-170
Head Diameter (cm) 16-20
100 seed weight (g) 4.5-5.5
Volume weight (g/100 ml) 42-44
Hull content (%) 24-26