DCH-177 (Deepak)

Year of release 1999
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 821 (E), 13-09-200
Released at Central or State level Central
Developed by ICAR-IIOR, Hyderabad, Telangana
Pedigree / type of material DPC-9 x DCS-9 (Jyothi)
Recommended states Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu,
Karnataka and Maharashtra
Recommended ecology Rainfed areas of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh,
Tamilnadu, Karnataka and irrigated areas of
Duration Medium
Days to maturity for first picking 90-100 DAS
Growth habit Medium
Average seed yield (kg/ha) 1550 (Rainfed)
2130 (Irrigated)
Days to 50% flowering 35-45
Plant height upto base of primary(cm) 150-220
Number of nodes to primary raceme 11-17
100 seed weight(g) 27.8
Oil content(%) 49.0
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt and whitefly
Resistant to lodging
Moderately tolerant to Botrytis gray mold
Source of seed ICAR-Indian Institute of Oilseeds Research,
Hyderabad, Telangana