Girna (JLSF-88)

Safflower variety Girna
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree A1 x G1254
Method of breeding/selection Not known
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1990
Developed by

AICRP (Safflower) centre
Oilseeds Research Station, Jalgaon
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri

Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 814(E), 4/11/1992
Recommended region/area Khandesh region of Maharashtra
Special attributes Moderately resistant to wilt
Average yield (kg/ha) 1500
Seed oil Content(%) 28-30
Days to maturity 130-135
Days to 50% flowering 75-78