Jawahar Safflower-1 (JSF-1)

Safflower variety JSF-1
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree Sel. IC 11839
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1984
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Indore
Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia
Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Gwalior
Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 165(E), 6/3/1987
Recommended region/area Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
Potential yield (kg/ha) 1500-1600 (Irrigated)
Seed Oil Content(%) 28-30
Days to maturity 140-145
Days to 50% flowering 75-80