Phule Kusuma (JLSF-414)

Phule Kusuma (JLSF-414)
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree JLSF-103 x GMU 216 (a)
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 2003
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre
Oilseeds Research Station, Jalgaon
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri
Released at Central or State level Central
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 122(E), 2/2/2005
Recommended region/area All India
Potential yield (kg/ha) 2000-2200 (Irrigated)
1200-1500 (Rainfed)
Seed Oil Content(%) 28-29
Days to maturity 125-140
Days to 50% flowering 80-90