Safflower variety A-300
Pedigree Selection from local bulk
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1957
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
Average yield (kg/ha) 1100
Oil Content(%) 28-30
Days to maturity 115-130
Days to 50% flowering 70-72