Annigeri-1 (A-1)

a-1 Safflower variety
Pedigree A-482-1 x A-300
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1969
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Agricultural
Research Station, Annigeri, University of
Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad
Released at Central or State level Central
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 13, 19/12/1978
Recommended ecology Karnataka, Bihar, Orissa, Rajasthan
Special attributes Moderately tolerant to wilt, aphid
Potential yield (kg/ha) 1500
Average yield (kg/ha) 1200
Days to maturity 125-130
Oil Content(%) 28