Safflower Hybrid NARI-H-23
Nature of the cultivar Hybrid
Pedigree TMS-3-1-9-1 x D-152-12
Method of breeding/selection Hybrid breeding
Method of propagation Cross-pollination
Year of release 2013
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre,
Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute, Phaltan
Released at Central or State level Central
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 1919(E), 30/07/2014
Recommended region/area Assured irrigated zones of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, West Bengal
Special attributes TGMS based hybrid, Tolerant to wilt and aphid
Average yield (kg/ha) 1710
Oil Content(%) 31
Days to maturity 114-156