Safflower variety CG Kusum-1
Pedigree Selection from GMU-7368
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 2020
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur
Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 3482(E), 07/10/2020
Recommended ecology Chhattisgarh plains
Average yield (kg/ha) 1677 kg/ha
Oil Content(%) 32-33
Days to maturity 120-125
Days to 50% flowering 80-85