Sagarmutyalu (APRR-3)

Safflower variety Sagarmuthyalu
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree EC-27250 (SF429)
Method of breeding/selection Direct selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1985
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Tandur, Professor Jayashankar Telengana State Agricultural University, Hyderabad
Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 471(E), 5/5/1988
Recommended region/area Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
Special attributes Resistant to rust
Potential yield (kg/ha) 1300
Average yield (kg/ha) 1000
Seed Oil Content(%) 28
Days to maturity 115-125