Safflower variety ISF-1
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree (A1x 9-5-7)7-50-5-1
Method of breeding/selection Pedigree method
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 2018
Developed by ICAR-Indian Institute of Oilseeds Research
Released at Central or State level Centre
Year of notification 2019
Recommended region/area All India (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana,
Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh,  Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan)
Special attributes High oleic acid content (76%)
Average yield (kg/ha) 1236 (Rainfed)
1864 (Irrigated)
Seed oil Content(%) 30.5
Oleic acid content (%) 76
Average oleic acid yield (kg/ha) 441
Days to maturity 125-130
Days to 50% flowering 85-90