Castor variety GAC-11 photo
Year of release 2019
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 3220 ( E ), 05-09-2019
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by ARS, AAU, Sansoli, Gujarat
Pedigree / type of material Selection from base population of ANDCI-8
Recommended states Gujarat
Recommended ecology Irrigated & rainfed middle Gujarat, kharif season
Duration Early
Growth habit Medium
Days to 50% flowering 39-42 
Days to maturity for first picking 87-88 DAS
Number of nodes to primary raceme 14-15
Plant height up to base of primary (cm) 90-100
100 seed weight (g) 30
Oil content (%) 48
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 2360 (Rainfed), 3230 (Irrigated)
Source of seed Agricultural Research Scientist & Head
Agricultural Research Station, Anand Agricultural
University, Sansoli-387130, Gujarat