Year of release 2006
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 599 (E), 25-04-2006
Released at Central or State level Central
Developed by ICAR-IIOR, Hyderabad, Telangana
Pedigree / type of material M-574 x DCS-78
Recommended states Castor growing regions of India
Recommended ecology Rainfed and irrigated conditions
Duration Medium
Days to maturity for first picking 105-110 DAYS
Growth habit Medium
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 1740 (Rainfed)
2130 (Irrigated)
Days to 50% flowering 53-92
Plant height upto base of primary(cm) 100-120
Number of nodes to primary raceme 11-18
100 seed weight(g) 23.3-28.6
Oil content(%) 46.1-50.9
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt, Resistant to leafhopper
Source of seed ICAR-Indian Institute of Oilseeds Research,
Hyderabad, Telangana