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Crop wise

  • Yard Long bean - Arka Mangala

    Arka Mangala:

     

    It is pole, vigorous, photo insensitive, Pods are long (75 cm) green round an cross section, stringless with smooth surface, Pod yield of 25 t/ha, Suitable for both Kharif and rabi seasons

  • Coriander - Arka Isha

     Arka Isha

    Coriander variety developed through mass selection from an exotic introduction from Japan, IIHR ACC. No.19528. It is a multi-cut type, bushy plants, broad leaves, with good aroma, good keeping quality (21 days under refrigeration), rich in Vitamin C (167mg/100g FW), yields 12 t/ha in 3 cuttings in 70 days.

  • Palak - Arka Anupama

     Arka Anupama

    Palak variety developed by pedigree method of selection from F7 generation of the cross between IIHR-10 X IIHR-8. It is a multi-cut type, late flowering, medium large, dark green, thick and  succulent leaves,  low in oxalates, yields 40t/ha from 4 cuttings in 75-80 days

  • Cauliflower - Arka Spoorthi

    Arka Spoorthi

    Early cauliflower variety developed by the mass pedigree method of selection from IIHR Acc.No.21957. It has compact white curds, good seed set under tropical conditions, curd yield 15-16 t/ha in 65-75 days, moderately resistant to downy mildew and Alternaria leaf spot

  • Cauliflower - Arka Vimal

     Arka Vimal

    Early cauliflower variety developed by the mass pedigree method of selection from IIHR Acc.No.21250. It has compact creamy white curds, good seed set under tropical conditions, curd yield 17-18 t/ha in 75-80 days, moderately resistant to downy mildew and Alternaria leaf spot.

  • Onion - Arka Varna

    Arka Varna

    It is a high yielding amaranth variety, with high antioxidant activity of 499mg (AEAC units) and minimum nitrate content of 27.3 mg and 1.34g of oxalates per 100g fresh weight of leaves. It is a pulling type amaranth variety with green leaves 3and stem, yields 10.9t/ha in 30-35 days duration.

  • Onion - Arka Samraksha

    Arka Samraksha

    It is a high yielding amaranth variety, with high antioxidant activity of 499mg (AEAC units) and minimum nitrate content of 27.3 mg and 1.34g of oxalates per 100g fresh weight of leaves. It is a pulling type amaranth variety with green leaves 3and stem, yields 10.9t/ha in 30-35 days duration.

     

  • Onion - Arka Arunima

    Arka Arunima

    Amaranth variety developed by pure line selection from IIHR Acc. No.18384. Fast growing multicut variety with purple colored leaves and stem. It has got excellent cooking quality and is rich in vitamins and minerals. Resistant to white rust, yields 26-28 t/ha from 3 cuttings in 60 days duration.

  • Amaranth - Arka Suguna

    Arka Suguna

    Multi-cut Amaranth variety developed by pure line selection from exotic introduction from Taiwan, IIHR Acc. No.13560. Light green leaves and succulent stem, rich in calcium and iron, moderately resistant to white rust, yields 25-30 t/ha in 8 cuttings in 90 days duration

  • Onion - Arka Yojith

    Arka Yojith

    ArkaYojith is white onion variety developed for dehydration. It is white in colour, flat globe shape, bulb weight 60-80g, TSS 18-20%, dry matter content 18-20%, bulb weight 60-80g, diameter 4.5-5cm,bulb yield 25-30t/ha with duration 110-120days.

  • Onion - Arka Bheem

     Arka Bheem

    It is a tri-parental synthetic variety with Red to pinkish red elongated globe shaped bulbs. Average bulb weight is 120 g. Yield 47t/ha in 130 days.

  • Onion - Arka Sona

    Arka Sona

    Arka Sona is a yellow onion developed for export market for Asian countries. Developed by pedigree method.
    Bulb yield: 45t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Onion - Arka Vishwas

    Arka Vishwas

    Rose onion developed for export market (Asia) developed through selection.
    Bulb yield: 30t/ha.

     

  • Onion - Arka Ujjwal

    Arka Ujjwal

    True seed multiplier onion developed for export market developed through pedigree breeding with TSS 180brix.
    Bulb yield: 30 t/ha

     

  • Onion - Arka Swadista

    Arka Swadista

    White onion developed for fermented preservation with TSS 20 0brix.Developed through pedigree breeding.
    Bulb yield: 30 t/ha

     

  • Onion - Arka Lalima

    Arka Lalima

    Medium to big sized bulbs with globe shape and firm texture.Developed through heterosis breeding (MS based). Field tolerance to diseases and pests.Suitable for kharif and rabi.
    Bulb yield: 47t/ha.

     

  • Onion - Arka Kirhiman

     Arka Kirhiman

    Medium to big sized bulbs with globe shape.Developed through heterosis breeding (MS based). Field tolerance to diseases and pests.Suitable for kharif and rabi.
    Bulb yield: 45 t/ha.

     

  • Onion - Arka Pitamber

    Arka Pitamber

    Bulbs uniform yellow. Medium size with globe shape and thin neck. Less pungent with TSS 11% and total sugar 9.81%. Tolerant to purple blotch, basal rot diseases and trips with long shelf life (3-4 months). Suitable for export market.
    Yield 35 t/ha.

     

  • Onion - Arka Bindu

     Arka Bindu

    Highly pungent, export oriented rose onion variety. Exported to Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Bangladesh. Bulbs are attractive shining dark red, flat globe. Suitable for rabi and kharif.
    Bulb yield: 25t/ha

     

  • Onion - Arka Pragati

    Arka Pragati

    Globe shaped bulbs with thin neck. Medium size bulbs with deep pink coloured outer scales and high pungency. Average bulbs weight: 100-160 g.
    Yield 35 t/ha.

     

  • Onion - Arka Niketan

    Arka Niketan

    Light red bulbs of medium size with pungent flavor. Good storability for 5 months under room temperature. Suitable for rabi.
    Bulb yield is 34-37 t/ha

     

  • Onion - Arka Kalyan

    Arka Kalyan

    Bulbs are attractive red, flat globe,weighing 100-140g. Resistant to purple blotch disease.
    Very popular variety and well adopted variety for many agro ecological zones of the country

    Bulb yield 40t/ha.

     

  • Carrot - Arka Suraj

    Arka Suraj

    Flowers and sets seeds under tropical condition.Deep orange roots with self colour core. Smooth root surface. Conical shape. Root length 15-18 cm, root diameter 3-4 cm. TSS 8-10%. Carotene content 11.27 mg%. Tolerant to powdery mildew and nematodes.

  • Radish - Arka Nishant

    Arka Nishant

    Roots long, marble white in colour with crisp texture and mild pungency. Resistant to pithiness, premature bolting, root branching and forking.
    Yield 35-40 t/ha.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Chaitra

    Arka Chaitra

    Tall, mid-season variety, tolerant to high temperature (upto 350 C).  Pods are long and light green coloured. Seeds are light green, round in shape and sweet.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving (Arka Ajit X Arka Sampoorna) X (Arka Pramodh X Oregon Sugar).
    Pod yield:  7.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Uttam

    Arka Uttam

    Tall, mid-season variety, tolerant to high temperature (upto 350 C).  Pods are long and dark green coloured. Seeds are dark green, round in shape and sweet.
    Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving(Arka Ajit X Arka Sampoorna) X (Arka Pramodh X Oregon Sugar).
    Pod yield:  7.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Tapas

     Arka Tapas

    Medium tall, mid-season variety, tolerant to high temperature (upto 350 C). Pods are short and dark green coloured. Seeds are dark green, round in shape and sweet.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving (Arka Pramodh X Oregon Sugar) X Arka Priya).
    Pod yield: 6.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Mayur

    Arka Mayur

    Early variety, suitable for both kharif and rabi. Pods are short, straight and oval. Seeds are dark green, bold and sweet. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving(IIHR 105 X Arka Pramodh) X Oregon Sugar).
    Pod yield:  8.0 t/ha in 60 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Harini

    Arka Harini

    Early variety, suitable for both kharif and rabi. Pods are straight and round with dark green, bold and sweet seeds.  Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving(IIHR 103 X Arka Pramodh).

    Pod yield: 8.0 t/ha in 60 days  

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Nirmal

    Arka Nirmal

    Early variety, suitable for both kharif and rabi. Pods are short, round and straight.  Seeds are dark green and bold.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving (IIHR 103 X Arka Pramodh).
    Pod yield: 8.5 t/ha in 60 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Apoorva

    Arka Apoorva

    Mid-season and Whole pod edible pea variety.  Pods are medium long, dark green coloured. Seeds are medium bold, dark green and very sweet, crisp in texture. Resistant to rust and powdery mildew. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Pramodh X Oregon Sugar)
    Pod yield: 11.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Pramodh

    Arka Pramodh

    Mid-season variety. Pods are green, broad and long. Seeds are bold, round, sweet and dark green in colour. Resistant to powdery mildew and rust.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Ajit X IIHR 562) X CHPMR-1).
    Pod yield: 12.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Priya

     Arka Priya

    Mid-season variety. Both pods and seeds are round and dark green coloured. Seeds are very sweet and bold.  Resistant to powdery mildew and rust.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Ajit X IIHR 562).
    Pod yield: 12.0 t/ha in 90 days.

    Identified for National level release during 34th AICRP workshop on vegetable crops for zones I, IV and VIII underPowdery mildewresistance trial & notified for central release.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Sampoorna

    Arka Sampoorna

    Mid-season and Whole pod edible pea variety.  Pods are medium long, light green coloured. Seeds are medium bold, light green and sweet. Resistant to rust and powdery mildew. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Bonneville X IIHR 209) X Freezer 656 X Oregon Sugar).
    Pod Yield: 8.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Karthik

    Arka Karthik

    Mid-season variety.  Pods are medium long, green coloured. Seeds are medium bold, green and sweet. Resistant to rust and powdery mildew. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving (Arka Ajit X IIHR 554).
    Pod Yield: 11.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Garden Pea - Arka Ajit

    Arka Ajit

    Mid-season variety. Pods are medium long, light green coloured. Seeds are bold, green and sweet. Resistant to powdery mildew and rust. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F6 generation involving(Bonneville X IIHR 209) X Freezer 656).
    Pod Yield: 10.0 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Adarsh

    Arka Adarsh

    Pole type and photo-insensitive and early variety. Pods are borne in clusters and dark green coloured. Suitable for Karnataka. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving (IIHR 178 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield: 30.0 t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Krishna

    Arka Krishna

    Pole type and photo-insensitive and early variety. Pods are borne in clusters and dark green coloured. Suitable for Karnataka. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving (IIHR 178 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield: 30.0 t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Pradhan

    Arka Pradhan

    Pole type and photo-insensitive variety. Pods are green in colour, smooth and shiny with undulating surface. Suitable for cultivation in Maharashtra.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(IC 556824 IPS-2 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield: 35.0 t/ ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Visthar

    Arka Visthar

    Pole type and photo-insensitive variety. Pods are long, thick, very broad and dark green coloured. Suitable for cultivation in Tamil Nadu and North Eastern states.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving (IIHR 178 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield 37.0 t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Bhavani

    Arka Bhavani

    Pole type and photo-insensitive variety. Pods are slender, wavy and dark green coloured.  Suitable for cultivation in Andhra Pradesh.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(IIHR 178 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield: 32.0 t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Prasidhi

    Arka Prasidhi

    Pole type and photo-insensitive variety. Pods are dark green, long, flat and slightly curved. Resistant to rust. Suitable for south Indian states.  Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving (IC 556824 IPS-2 X Arka Swagath).
    Pod Yield:  37.0 t/ha in 120 days.

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Swagath

    Arka Swagath

    Pole type and photo-insensitive variety and suitable for round the year cultivation. Pods are light green, medium long and suitable for Karnataka.Developed by Pureline selection from IC 556736.
    Pod Yield: 26.0 t/ha in 120 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Amogh

    Arka Amogh

    Plants are medium tall and photo-insensitive.  Pods are wavy, green, medium long and ready for harvest in 55 days.   Suitable for Maharashtra. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Jay X Arka Vijay) X Konkan Bhushan).
    Pod Yield: 19-20 t/ha in 75 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Sambhram

    Arka Sambhram

    Plants are medium tall and photo-insensitive. Pods are flat, light green, medium long, medium width and ready for harvest in 55 days.  Suitable for Tamil nadu.Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Jay X Arka Vijay) X Konkan Bhushan).
    Pod Yield: 19-20 t/ha in 75 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Soumya

    Arka Soumya

    Plants are medium tall and photo-insensitive. Pods are slender, wavy, medium long and ready for harvest in 55 days. Suitable for Andhra Pardesh. Developed by Pedigree method of selection from F7 generation involving(Arka Jay X Arka Vijay) X Konkan Bhushan).
    Pod Yield: 19.0 t/ha in 75 days

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Vijay

    Arka Vijay

    Plants dwarf, bushy, erect and photo-insensitive. Pods short, dark green. Seeds bold. Pods with characteristic aroma and without parchment. Tolerant to low moisture stress. Developed byPedigree method of selection from F7  generation involvingHebbal Avare x IIHR 93.
    Pod Yield: 12 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Dolichos Bean - Arka Jay

    Arka Jay

    Plants dwarf, bushy, erect and photo-insensitive. Pods long, light green slightly curved, without parchment. Vegetable type with excellent cooking qualities. Tolerant to low moisture stress.
    Pod Yield: 12 t/ha in 90 days.

     

  • Cowpea - Arka Mangala

    Arka Mangala

    Plants tall (3-4 m), pods are very long (80 cm), light green, stringless, round, tender  with crisp texture and matures in 60 days. Suitable for kharif and rabi.
    Pod yield: 25 t/ha in 100 days.

     

  • Cowpea - Arka Samrudhi

    Arka Samrudhi

    Plants erect, bushy and photo-insensitive. Pods green, medium thick, medium long round, tender, fleshy without parchment with good cooking qualities.
    Pod Yield: 19 t/ha in 70-75 days

     

  • Cowpea - Arka Suman

    Arka Suman

    Plants erect, bushy and photo-insensitive. Pods medium long, tender, fleshy, crisp, without parchment with good cooking qualities.

  • Cowpea - Arka Garima

    Arka Garima

    Plants tall, photo-insensitive. Pods light green, long, thick, round, fleshy and stringless. Suitable for vegetable purpose. Tolerant to heat and low moisture stress.
    Pod Yield: 18 t/ha  in 70-75 days.

     

  • French Bean - Arka Arjun

    Arka Arjun

    Plants are bushy, vigorousand photo-insensitive. Pods are green, stringless with smooth surface. Suitable for both rabi and summer. Resistant to MYMV disease.
    Pod Yield: 17 t/ha in 70 days.

     

  • French Bean - Arka Sharath

    Arka Sharath

    It has round, string less, smooth pods suitable for steamed beans. Pods are crisp, fleshy with no parchment and perfectly round on cross section. Plants are bushy and photo insensitive and it is suitable for both
    kharif
    and
    rabi
    seasons. It has high pod yield potential of 18.5 t/ha in 70 days.

  • French Bean - Arka Anoop

    Arka Anoop

    Plants bushy, photo-insensitive. Resistance to both rust and bacterial blight. Pods long, flat and straight.
    Pod Yield: 20 t/ha in 70-75 days.

     

  • French Bean - Arka Bold

     Arka Bold

    Plants bushy and photo-insensitive. Pods flat string less, fleshy, crisp, extra-large and medium long. Resistant to rust.
    Pod Yield: 15 t/ha in 70-75 days.

     

  • French Bean - Arka Suvidha

    Arka Suvidha

    Plants bushy and photo insensitive. Pods straight, oval, light green, fleshy, string less and crisp.
    Pod Yield: 19 t/ha in 70-75 days.

     

  • French Bean - Arka Komal

    Arka Komal

    Plants erect and bushy, photo-insensitive. Flat, green straight pods. Good for transportation and excellent cooking quality.
    Pod Yield: 20 t/ha in 70-75 days.

     

  • Okra - Arka Nikitha

    Arka Nikitha

    This okra hybrid between  GMS-4 X IIIHR-299-14-11-585,  has been identified for release by the Institute VTIC during 2017. It is developed through geneic male sterile line  Early flowering and first female flower appears at 9th node from the base of the vine. Takes 39 days for the first flower appearance and 43 days for first picking of fruits. Produces dark green, medium, smooth and   tender fruits. Excellent cooking quality, nutritionally rich in antioxidant activity, high mucilage content(1.08 % (FW) and high edible fiber content (8.85 % (DW) . It is rich in minerals like potassium (3.7 %), calcium 997 mg /100 g)and magnesium . Rich in iodine content (33.31µ g/kg).Yields 21-24 t/ha in 125 -130 days duration.

  • Okra - Arka Anamika

    Arka Anamika

    Developed by interspecific hybridization of (AbelmoschusesculentusXA. manihotspptetraphyllus var.tetraphyllus) followed by back cross method of breeding. Fruits lush green, tender and long. Fruits free from spines having 5-6 ridges, delicate aroma. Good keeping and cooking qualities. Field tolerant to YVMV. Yield 20 t/ha.

  • Okra - Arka Abhay

     Arka Abhay

    Developed by interspecific hybridization of (Abelmoschusesculentus  XA. manihotspptetraphyllus var.)tetraphyllus followed by back cross method of breeding.  Fruits lush green, tender and long. Fruits free from spines having delicate aroma.  Good keeping and cooking qualities. Field tolerant to yellow vein mosaic virus (YVMV). Yield 18 t/ha.

  • Ridge gourd - Arka Vikram

    Arka Vikram

    Hybrid developed by crossing the inbreds, IIHR-6-1-1 x IIHR-53-1-3. Early flowering hybrid (46 days for first picking),  green, long, tender fruits, excellent cooking quality, nutritionally rich in antioxidant activity and minerals like potassium, calcium, iron, zinc and manganese. Yields 34.0 t/ha in 120-135 days.

  • Ridge gourd - Arka Prasan

    Arka Prasan

    Open pollinated variety developed by inbred selection from the segregating germplasm, IIHR-53.  Early variety (42-45 days for first picking), green, long, tender fruits, excellent cooking quality, nutritionally rich in antioxidant activity and minerals like phosphorus, Calcium and zinc. Yields 26.0 t/ha in 120-135 days.

  • Ridge gourd - Arka Sumeet

    Arka Sumeet

    Developed by pedigree method of breeding between IIHR-54 X IIHR-18 followed by selection.  Lush green and tender long fruits (50-65 cm) with prominent ridges and delicate aroma. Good transport and cooking qualities. Yield 50 t/ha

  • Bitter gourd - Arka Harit

    Arka Harit

    Pure line selection from IIHR-4. Fruits spindle shaped, glossy green skin colour without tubercles. Medium-sized fruits, Thick flesh, moderate bitterness, with less seeds. Yield 12 t/ha.

  • Ridge gourd - Arka Sujat

    Arka Sujat

    Developed by pedigree method of breeding between IIHR-54 X IIHR-18 followed by selection. Lush green and tender, medium long (35-45 cm) fruits with prominent ridges and delicate aroma. Good transport and cooking qualities. Yield 53 t/ha.

     

  • Bottle gourd - Arka Bahar

    Arka Bahar

    Pure line selection from IIHR-20A. Fruits medium long, straight without crookneck. Light green shining fruit skin when tender (1 kg). Tolerant to blossom end rot. Yield 40-45 t/ha.

  • Bush Squash - Patty Pan

    Patty Pan

    An introduction from USA. White, disc shaped fruits with notches along the margin. Fruit weight 350-400g. Duration 75-80 days. Yield 55 t/ha.

  • Pumpkin - Arka Chandan

    Arka Chandan

    Pure line method of selection from IIHR-105. Fruit round with pressed blossom end. Rind colour green with white patches when immature which turns to light brown colour with self-colored patches on maturity. Thick orange flesh, solid cavity. Fruit weight 2-3 kg. Rich in carotene (3333 IU). Yield 33 t/ha.

  • Pumpkin - Arka Suryamukhi

    Arka Suryamukhi

    Pure line method of selection from IIHR-79. Fruits round with pressed ends. Rind colour orange red with white stripes when mature. Fruit stalk round with flared ends. Average fruit weight 1 kg. Resistant to fruit fly. Yield 34 t/ha.

  • Round melon - Arka Tinda

    Arka Tinda

    Hybrid  between  Rajasthan Local and T8
    (Punjab) followed by pedigree method of selection. Fruits round with lush green shining skin covered with soft hair when young and tender (60 g). Yield 10 t/ha

     

  • Watermelon- Arka Madhura

    Arka Madhura

    Triploid seedless watermelon hybrid between Tetra-1 X Arka Manik. Fruits round with dark green rind colour with light green broad stripes. Crimson red flesh with pleasant aroma without seeds, TSS 140 Brix. Average fruit weight 6 kg. Yield 50-60 t/ha. In 100-110 days

  • Watermelon - Arka Muthu

    Arka Muthu

    Selection from IIHR-81-1-1. It has unique character of dwarf vine (vine length 1.2m), shorter internodal length and early maturing type (75-80 days). It has Round to oval fruits with dark green stripes and deep red flesh. Average fruit weight is 2.5-3 kg with TSS ranging from 12 to 14 0 Brix. Fruit yield 85 to 90 t/ha.

  • Watermelon - Arka Aiswarya

    Arka Aiswarya

    F1 hybrid between IIHR-86-3 X Arka Manik,high yielding (80-90 t/ha) with high TSS (10-11 0Brix). Fruits oblong.

  • Watermelon - Arka Akash

    Arka Akash

    F1 hybrid between IIHR-60-1 X Arka Manik, high yielding (90-100 t/ha) with high TSS (11-12 0Brix). Fruits oval round.

  • Watermelon - Arka Manik

    Arka  Manik

    Developed by modified back cross breeding method from cross IIHR-21 X Crimson Sweet followed by selection in the advanced generation. Fruits oval with light green rind colour and green to dark green stripes. Deep crimson flesh with granular texture, pleasant aroma, very sweet, TSS 12-15%. Average fruit weight 6 kg. Seeds small with dark brown specks on the testa. Triple resistant to powdery mildew, Downey mildew and anthracnose. Yield 60 t/ha.

     

  • Capsicum - Arka Basant

     Arka Basant

    Improvement over IHR 225-1-1 (Var. Soroksan) followed by mass selection.Indeterminate plant habit with yellowish green foliage, thick fleshed, 2-3 lobed, conical fruits, average fruit weight 50-80g, fruits erect, cream coloured, which turn orange red on maturity, yields 15t/ ha in 180 days. Recommended for release in 1984 by SVRC and 1n 1986 by AICRP (VC) at national level. Notified for entire country in 1986 by CSC on CSN & RV.

  • Capsicum - Arka Gaurav

    Arka Gaurav

    Improvement over IIHR-214-1 (Golden Calwonder) followed by mass selection. Indeterminate plant habit with green foliage, thick fleshed, 3-4 lobed, green, blocky fruits, average fruit weight 130-150g, fruits erect which turn orange yellow on ripening, yields 16t/ ha in 150 days. The variety was released in 1984 by State Varietal Release Committee and in 1986 by AICRP (VC) workshop for national level. Notified in 1986 by CSC on CSN & RV.

  • Capsicum - Arka Mohini

    Arka Mohini

    Improvement over IIHR-214-1 (Golden Calwonder) followed by mass selection. Indeterminate plant habit with green foliage, thick fleshed, 3-4 lobed, green, blocky fruits, average fruit weight 130-150g, fruits erect which turn orange yellow on ripening, yields 16t/ ha in 150 days. The variety was released in 1984 by State Varietal Release Committee and in 1986 by AICRP (VC) workshop for national level. Notified in 1986 by CSC on CSN & RV.

  • Chilli - Arka Khyati

    Arka Khyati

    It is a CMS based high yielding F1 hybrid for fresh market. Fruits 12 X 1cm; light green and turn deep red on maturity, medium pungent, fruits smooth and turn wrinkled after drying, tolerant to CMV, yields: 40-45 t/ha (fresh) & 5-5.5 t/ha (dry) in 180 days

  • Chilli- Arka Sweta

    Arka Sweta

    F1 hybrid of the cross IHR 3903 (CGMS line) X IHR 3315.  High yielding hybrid with 28-30t / ha fresh yield and 4.5t/ ha dry yield; fruits are smooth, light green and turn to red on maturity; field tolerant to viruses. Recommended for release at National level during XXIII AICRP-VC Group, 2005. ArkaSweta was recommended for notification for the entire country at 14th meeting of CSC on CSN & RV of Horticultural crops, 2007.

  • Chilli- Arka Meghana

    Arka Meghana

    F1 hybrid of the cross IHR 3905 (CGMS) X IHR 3310. High yielding F1 hybrid with 30-35t / ha fresh yield and 5t/ ha dry yield; very early; fruits are dark green and turn to deep red on maturity; field tolerant to viruses and sucking pests. Recommended for release at National level during XXIII AICRP-VC Group meeting, 2005 and notified in 2006.

  • Chilli- Arka Harita

    Arka Harita

    F1 hybrid of the cross IHR 3905 (CGMS)X IHR 3312. High yielding hybrid with 35-38t / ha fresh yield and 5-5.5t/ ha dry yield; fruits are green and turn to red on maturity, smooth and highly pungent; tolerant to powdery mildew & viruses. Recommended for release by Karnataka state varietal release committee in March 2007.Gazette notified on 16th March 2012.

  • Chilli - Arka Abhir

     Arka Abhir

    A pure line selection from DyavanurDubba (a local Byadagi variety grown in Kundgoltaluk, DharwadDist). Plants tall, fruits light green, wrinkled turning deep red on maturity and less pungent. Yields 2t/ ha dry chilli in 160-180 days. Recommended for release in 1995 by Institute Varietal Release Committee.

  • Chilli - Arka Suphal

    Arka Suphal

    Developed through pedigree method of selection and is F9 derivative of the cross (Pant C1 X IHR 517 A). Fruits green, smooth, medium long (6-7 cm x 1cm), pendent, turning deep red on maturity; suitable for irrigated and rainfed cultivation; tolerant to powdery mildew & viruses; yield 25 t/ha. (Green Chilli) and 3t/ha. (Dry Chilli). Recommended for release in 2002 at AICRP (VC) workshop as National release.

  • Chilli - Arka Lohit

    Arka Lohit

    A pure line selection from IIHR 324 (local collection). Plants tall, fruits straight, smooth with pointed tip, fruitcolour dark green changing to deep red and highly pungent. Suitable both for irrigated and rainfed cultivation. Yield 25t/ ha (green)or 3t/ ha (dry). Recommended for release in 1990 at AICRP (VC) workshop for national level.Notified in 2003 by CSC on CSN & RV.

  • Brinjal - Arka Unnathi

    Arka Unnathi

    High yielding bacterial wilt resistant variety  derived from  cross between Arka Kusumakar  X IIHR-3. Fruits green long with fleshy green calyx. Yield: 34-36 t/ha. in 90-110 days.

  • Brinjal - Arka Harshitha

    Arka Harshitha

    High yielding bacterial wilt resistant variety  derived from  cross between Arka Kusumakar  X IIHR-3. Fruits green long with fleshy green calyx. Yields  36-38 t/ha in 120 days

  • Brinjal-Arka Avinash

    Arka Avinash

    High yielding bacterial wilt resistant variety  derived from  cross between Arka Kusumakar  X  long with fleshy green calyx. Yields40-42 t/ha in 95-115 days IIHR-3. Plants tall and spreading. Fruits green

  • Brinjal-Arka Neelkanth

    Arka Neelkanth

    Derivative of cross between Dingras Multiple Purple X Arka Sheel. Fruits tender with slow seed maturity with no bitter principles. Resistant to bacterial wilt. Yields: 43 t/ha. In 150 days

  • Brinjal- Arka Keshav

    Arka Keshav

    Derivative of cross between Dingras Multiple Purple X Arka Sheel. Fruits with red purple glossy skin with green calyx. Fruits tender with slow seed maturity with no bitter principles.  Resistant to bacterial wilt. Yields 45 t/ha.in 150 days

  • Brinjal- Arka Nidhi

    Arka Nidhi

    Derivative of cross between Dingras Multiple Purple X Arka Sheel. Fruits purple, tender with slow seed maturity with no bitterness.  Resistant to bacterial wilt. Yields 48 t/ha. In 150 days

  • Brinjal- Arka Shirish

    Arka Shirish

    It is a pure line selection from IIHR-194-, a local collection from Karnataka. Fruits are green, extra-long with solitary bearing habit.
    Yield: 39 t/ha. In 140-150 days.

     

  • Brinjal- Arka Kusumakar

    Arka Kusumakar

    It is a pure line selection from IIHR-193, a local collection from Karnataka. Fruits are green small borne in clusters. Soft texture with good cooking quality. Yields  40 t/ha. In 140-150 days.

  • Brinjal-Arka Anand

    Arka Anand

    High yielding F1 hybrid developed by crossing IIHR-3 X IIHR-322 with resistance to bacterial wilt. Fruits are green, medium long withexcellent cooking quality. Yield: 55-60t/ha in 145-150 days

  • Tomoto-Arka Rakshak

    Arka Rakshak

    High yielding F1 hybrid developed by crossing IIHR-2834 X IIHR-2833. First F1 hybrid with triple disease resistance to ToLCV, BW and early blight. Fruits square round, large (90-100g), deep red colored and firm. Suitable for fresh market and processing.
    Yield: 75-80 t/ha.in 140 days.

     

  • Tomoto-Arka Samrat

    Arka Samrat

    High yielding F1 hybrid developed by crossing IIHR-2835 X IIHR-2832. First F1 Hybrid with triple disease resistance to ToLCV, BW and early blight. Fruits oblate to high round, large (90-110g), deep red and firm. Suitable for fresh market.
    Yields:80-85 t/ha. in 140 days. It was recommended at National level to zone VIII (Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala) during 33rd AICRP (VC) meeting held at IIVR, Varanasi from 21-24, May 2015. It was notified for central release in 24thCentral Sub Committee meeting on Crop standards, Release and Notification of Horticultural Crops held at Krishi Bhavan on 22nd Sept. 2016.

     

  • Tomoto-Arka Ananya

    Arka Ananya

    A F1 hybrid of the cross TLBR-6 X IIHR-2202. Medium fruits (65-70g), firm and deep red colored having combined resistance to ToLCV and bacterial wilt. Suitable for fresh market.
    Yield: 65-70 t/ha.

     

  • Tomoto-Arka Meghali

    Arka Meghali

    A pedigree selection  (F8) of the cross Arka Vikas x IIHR-554. Fruits medium (65g), oblate with light green shoulder and deep red fruits. Suitable for fresh market. Bred for rainfed cultivation.Yields  18 t/ha. In 125 days.

  • Tomoto-Arka Ahuti

    Arka Ahuti

    A pure line selection from IHR 143-3-7-SB-1 (Ottawa 60 from Canada). Fruits oblong with 2-3 locules. Thick fleshed fruits with light green shoulderturning to dark attractive red at ripening with TSS of 5.2%. Bred for processing.
    Yields 42 t/ha. In 140 days

     

  • Tomoto-Arka Ashish

    Arka Ashish

    Developed by massing IHR-674 from UC 82 B line from USA. Fruits oval, very firm, thick fleshed with 2 locules. Excellent fruit colour (lycopene 10 mg/100g) with TSS 4.8%. Bred for processing. Tolerant to powdery mildew and fruit cracking. Yields  38 t/ha in 130 days

  • Tomoto- Arka Alok

    A pure line selection from IIHR-719-1-6 (CL-114-5-1-0) from AVRDC, Taiwan. Fruits on the lower clusters are round, large (120g) and in later clusters oblong, medium (80g) firm fruits with light green shoulder. Resistant to bacterial wilt. Bred for fresh market.
    Yields 46 t/ha in 130 days

     

  • Tomoto-Arka Abha

    A pure line selection from IIHR-663-12-3-SB-SB-SB (VC-8-1-2-1) from AVRDC, Taiwan.
    Fruits oblate with light green shoulder havingstylar end scar with average fruit weight of 75g. Develops deep red color on ripening. Resistant to bacterial wilt. Bred for fresh market.
     Yields 43 t/ha 140 days

     

  • Tomato-Arka Saurabh

    A pure line selection from as Canadian breeding line V-685.Fruits medium large, (70-80g), round with light green shoulder, deep red firm fruits with nipple tip. Bred for both fresh market and processing. Yields 30-35 t/ha in 140 days.

  • Tomato - Arka Vikas

    Arka Vikas

    A pure line selection from as American Variety Tip-Top. Fruits medium large (80-90 g), oblate with light green shoulder, which develop deep red on ripening. Bred for fresh market. Adapted to both rainfed and irrigated conditions.
    Yields 35 t/ha in 140 days

     

  • Rose - Arka Ivory

    It is rose variety Ideal for cut flower production under protected cultivation. Potential yield of 110 fls/sq.mit. It is moderately resistant to mites.

  • Rose - Arka Pride

    It is a cut flower rose variety suitable for protected cultivation Potential yield of 120fls/sq.mt

  • Rose - Arka Sukanya

    It is a fragrant rose variety with 0.22% of concrete yield in fresh flowers. With floriferous nature and being tolerant to pest and diseases, it is ideal choice for garden display. The variety has potential for various forms of aroma extraction and aroma therapy.

  • Lemon - Rasraj

    Rasraj

    Rasraj is an inter-specific polyembryonic hybrid developed for resistance to bacterial canker disease by breeding. The hybrid derives genes for canker resistance from the Nepali Round lemon parent and other characters from the acid lime parent. The fruit is yellow coloured, weighs on an average about 55 g containing 70% of juice and 12 seeds. The rind is thicker than lime. The acidity is 6% and TSS is around 8°B.

  • Pomegranate - Ruby

    Ruby

    It is a multiple hybrid of pomegranate developed for aril colour and seed mellowness. A fully grown plant of Ruby is about 2.72 m tall and less spreading (4.7 m). The mature fruits resemble in size and shape the fruits of cv. Ganesh, however, the skin colour of Ruby is reddish brown with green streaks. The rind is thin (0.24 cm), fruit contains red bold arils (37.2 g/100 arils) which yield (72%) thick (1.83 cps) dark red (4.71 at 540 nm) sweet (16oB) juice having tanin content of 173 mg per 100 ml juice. Under Bangalore conditions its performance is comparable with cv. Ganesh in respect of seed softness (2.19 kg/cm2), fruit weight (270 g) and yield (16-18 tonnes/ha). Better adoptability to milder climate.

  • Custard Apple - Arka Sahan

    Arka Sahan

    It is a progeny of Island gem (Annona atemoya Hort.) X Mammoth (A. squomosa L.). Arka Sahan fruits come to harvest in September-October and mature fruits (210 g) take about 6-7 days to ripe. The skin has a waxy bloom, light green in colour, moderately thick (0.5 cm) with large, flat eyes. The creamy white colour flesh is juicy with mild pleasant aroma and tender with scarce seeds (9/100 g) and large segments. The edible pulp is remarkable for its sweetness with 22.8% total sugars and measures more than 30 B as against 24 B in Mammoth. A 100 g pulp of Arka Sahan contains 2.49 g of crude protein, 42.29 mg P and 225 mg Ca against 1.33 g, 17.05 mg and 159 mg respectively in Mammoth. On an average, 12 tonnes of fruits can be harvested / ha. and resistant to drought.

  • अमरूद - अर्का रश्मि

    अर्का रशमी

    यह कमसारी x पर्पल लोकल के संकरण से विकसित संकर है। यह संकर काफी फलदार है और इसमें अपने जनकों की तुलना में अगेती फलन होता है। इसके फलों का आकार (180-200 ग्रा.) गोलाकार होता है, इसके गूदे का रंग गहरा गुलाबी, मध्‍यम मुलायम बीज और टीएसएस (12° ब्रिक्स) होता है, इसमें उच्च लाइकोपीन एवं एस्कोर्बिक अम्ल (235 मि.ग्रा./100 ग्रा.) होता है तथा इसका फल बहुत स्वादिष्ट होता है। इसकी उपज क्षमता 30-35 टन/हे. है।

  • Guava - Arka Kiran

    Arka Kiran

    It is a pink pulp variety with average fruit weight of 200-220g with medium soft seeds (9 kg/cm2). Fruits have TSS of 11-120 brix and lycopene content of 7.14 mg/100g. Crop will come to harvest after two years of planting. Economic yield starts after five years with average fruit yield of 20 t/acre in a spacing of 4m x 3m.

  • Guava - Arka Amulya

    Arka Amulya

    It is a progeny from the cross Allahabad Safeda x Triploid. Plants are medium in vigor and spreading type. Fruits are round in shape. Skin is smooth and yellow in colour. Fruits on an average weigh about 180 - 200 g, flesh is white in colour and firm. TSS is around 12 Brix, soft seeded, weight of 100 seeds is 1.80 g. Keeping quality is good.

  • Guava - Arka Mridula

    Arka Mridula

    It is a selection from open pollinated seedlings of Allahabad Safeda. Plants are semi-vigorous in nature and spreading. Fruits are round in shape and weigh about 180 g. Skin is yellow in colour and smooth. Flesh is white in colour. TSS is around 12 & Brix. Fruits are soft seeded, weight of 100 seeds is 1.60 g. Keeping quality is good. The pectin content is 1.041%. It is good for jelly making.

  • Papaya - Arka Prabhath

    Arka Prabhath

    It is from the cross (Surya x Tainung-1) x Local Dwarf. It is gynodioecious in nature. The plants are semi-vigorous and bearing starts at a lower height (60-70 cm). Since the variety is gynodioecious, seed production is easy, as bagging of bisexual flowers ensures true to type plants. The pulp is firm (5.9 kg/cm2) and colour is deep pink. The fruit weight on an average is 900-1200 g, the TSS is 13-14 & Brix and yield per plant is 90-100 kg. The keeping quality is good.

  • Papaya - Surya

    Surya

    It is the offspring of Sunrise Solo x Pink Flesh Sweet. It was selected from F14 generation. Hence, seeds can be produced by bagging the hermaphrodite flowers or by crossing the female flowers with hermaphrodite flowers. The plant is gynodioecious in nature with no male plants. Fruits resemble Sunrise Solo in shape. The plants are shorter compared to Solo. Skin is smooth, becomes uniformly yellow in colour on ripening. Fruits are medium in size of about 600 to 800 g with a small fruit cavity. Pulp is about 3 & 3.5 cm thick, deep red in colour and sweet with a TSS of 13.5 & 15 Brix. It does not have the odd flavour. Keeping quality of fruits is good. Yield per plant is approximately 55 & 65 kg (60 & 65 t/acre).

  • Grapes - Arka Hans

    Arka Hans

    It is a cross between Bangalore Blue and Anab-e-Shahi. Vine is vigorous, seeded, medium yielder, bunch small, well filled, berries greenish white, medium, spherical pulp soft, good quality, mid maturity, suitable for white wines but not suitable for distant transportation due to poor pedicel attachment.

  • Grapes - Arka Shyam

    Arka Shyam

    It is a cross between Bangalore Blue and Black Champa. Vine is moderately vigorous, medium yielder, bunch is small well-filled to compact winged, cylindrical, i berries blackish blue, medium, spherical, pulp soft, good I quality, mid to late maturity, suitable for double cropping, , good for juice and vine.

  • Grapes - Arka Kanchan

    Arka Kanchan

    Arka Kanchan is a cross between Anab-e-Shahi and. Queen of the Vineyard. Vine is of medium vigour, seeded, medium yielder, bunch medium large, loose, berries, gol- den yellow, medium oval, pulp meaty; good quality, I muscat flavour, very late maturity.

  • Grapes - Arkavati

    Arkavati

    It is a hybrid cultivar of Black Champa and Thompson seedless. Vine is vigorous, medium yielder, bunch medium large loose, berries greenish white, small spherical, pulp soft, very good quality, late maturing, very good for raisin making.

  • Grapes - Arka Soma

    Arka Soma

    This hybrid is a cross between Anab-e-Shahi x Queen of Vineyards. The plants are vigorous with a yield potential of 40 tons/ha and 36 kg/vine. Time required for harvest from pruning is 158-160 days. The bunches are well filled, weighing an average of 410 g, greenish yellow, round to ovoid and average berry weight is 3.8 g. T.S.S. varies from 20-21 ° B and acidity from 0.5 per cent. Vines are heavy croppers, pulp is meaty and has muscat flavour and it makes very good white dessert wine. It is possible to take two crops in a year.

  • Grapes - Arka Majestic

    Arka Majestic

    This hybrid is a cross between Angur Kalan and Black Champa. The plant is vigorous with a yield potential of 38 tons/ha and 34 kg/vine. Time required for harvest from pruning is 160-163 days. The bunches are well filled, weighing an average of 370 g, deep tan coloured, uniform round berries, having 2-3 small seeds per berry and bold roundish berries weighting on an average 7.7 g. T.S.S. is 18 to 20 ° B and acidity is 0.4 to 0.6 per cent. All the buds are fruitful and therefore no specific pruning requirement. It is suitable for head system of training and possible to take two crops in a year. This hybrid is tolerant to Anthracnose disease.

  • Grapes - Arka Shweta

    Arka Shweta

    This hybrid is a cross between Anab-e-Shahi and Thompson Seedless. The plant is moderately vigorous with a yield potential of 31 tons/ha and 28 kg/vine. Time required for harvest from pruning is 153-155 days. The bunches are well filled, weighing an average of 260 g, greenish yellow coloured, obovoid uniform seedless berries and average berry weight is 4.08 g, T.S.S. varies from 18-19 °B and acidity from 0.5-0.6 per cent. It is good for table purpose and has good export potential. It responds to gibberellic acid treatment for thinning as well as berry enlargement.

     

  • Grapes - Arka Chitra

    ArkaChitra

    This hybrid is a cross between Angur Kalan and Anab-e-Shahi selected. The plant is moderately vigorous with a yield potential is about 38 tons/ha and 34 kg/vine. Time required for harvest from pruning is 154-158 days. The bunches are well filled, weighing an average of 310 g, golden yellow with pink blush, slightly elongated and average berry weight is 3.18 g, T.S.S. varies from 20-21°B  and acidity from 0.4-0.6 per cent. Vines are prolific yielders with very attractive berries. It is good for table purpose. All the buds are fruitful and therefore no specific pruning is required. It is also suitable for head system of training and possible to take two crops in a year. This hybrid is tolerant to powdery mildew.

  • Grapes - ArkaTrishna

    ArkaTrishna

    This hybrid is a cross between Bangalore Blue and Convent Large Black. It is an improvement over Bangalore Blue cultivar. The plant is vigorous with a yield potential of 26 tons/ha and 23 kg/vine. Time required for harvest from pruning is 148 days. The bunches are well filled, weighing an average of 130 g, deep tan coloured, round to ovoid and average berry weight is 3.34 g. T.S.S. varies from 22-23 ° Brix and acidity from 0.3-0.4 per cent. Vines are good croppers. This hybrid is resistant anthracnose and tolerant to downy mildew diseases and good for wine. It is possible to take two crops in a year and it is also suitable for head system of training.

     

  • Grapes - Arka Neelamani

    Arka Neelamani

    This hybrid is a cross between Black Champa and Thompson seedless. The plant is vigorous with a yield potential of 28 tons/ha and 25 kg/vine. Time required for harvesting from pruning is 150-155 days. The bunches are well filled to slightly compact, weighing an average of 360 g, black, seedless and average berry weight is 3.2 g with crispy pulp. T.S.S. varies from 20-22 °B. It is possible to take two crops in a year and it is also suitable for head system of training. It is tolerant to anthracnose disease. It is very good for table and also for red dessert wine making.

  • Mango - Arka Aruna

    Arka Aruna

    Fruit weighs on an average about 500 g. Pulp is pale yellow in colour, free from fibre and spongy tissue. Pulp recovery is about 80%. TSS is around 20°Brix. Regular bearing, dwarf statured, suitable for backyard planting, and amenable for 5 x 5 m planting, a mid- season variety.

  • Mango - Arka Puneet

    Arka Puneet

    It is the progeny from the cross Alphonso x Banganapalli. It is a mid- season variety. Plants are vigorous and regular bearing. Fruit stalk is attached vertically. Fruits are elliptical and on ripening become yellow coloured with red blush. Pulp is firm, orange coloured and is free from fibre and spongy tissue. TSS is around 21°Brix. The pulp recovery is about 65-70%. Keeping quality is good.

     

  • Mango - Arka Neelkiran

    Arka Neelkiran

    It is the progeny from the cross Alphonso x Neelum. It is a late season variety, fruits come to harvest during last week of June. Tree is semi-vigorous in nature.Fruit is elliptic in shape, medium sized weighing on an average about 270-280g.Fruit stalk is inserted vertically.Fruits on ripening get golden yellow blush.Skin is smooth, medium thick. The pulp is deep yellow in colour and firm. It is free from fibre and spongy tissue.Pulp recovery is 70%. Keeping quality is good.

  • Mango - Arka Anmol

    Arka Anmol

    It is derived from the parentage Alphonso x JanardhanPasand. It is a semi-vigorous type, regular bearing and is amenable for high density planting. It is a late season variety, fruits coming to harvest during second to third week of June.Fruits are oblong in shape, medium sized, weighing on an average about 300-330g. Stalk is inserted vertically. Fruits on maturity will be dull green in colour, attaining uniform golden yellow colour on ripening. Skin is thin and smooth. Pulp is orange coloured, firm and free from fibre and spongy tissue with good sugar-acid blend. TSS is around 19° Brix. The pulp recovery is about 70-75%. Keeping quality is good.

  • MARIGOLD- ARKA BANGARA

    MARIGOLD:     ARKA BANGARA

    Flowers are of yellow gold colour with RHS colour chart No. 12-A in  Yellow Group. The variety comes to flowering by 40-45 days and continues to flower for next  65 -70 days.  Flowers are medium in size with 5-6.5 cm in diameter.  Yield potential of the variety is 18 tons/acre. Distinct features of the variety is its petaloid sterile flowers

  • Sporeless mutant of Pleurotus florida

    Country’s first sporeless mutant of Pleurotus was produced through UV radiation mutation. This mutant was produced to counter the respiratory allergy caused due to inhalation of spores in the commercial farms. The sporeless mutant does not produce any spore as compared to the parent P. florida which produced 9478444 spores/ml This character has been stable since the past 15 years. The yield of this mutant had increased by 38%.

  • Shiitake mushroom (Lentinula edodes)

    Mushrooms brown in color, gills and stalks white. It can be grown on sterilized sawdust and wood chips mixture of hard wood trees. Optimum temperature requirement for spawn running 25-28°C. Spawn running period 80-90 days. Cold water shock treatment essential to induce fructification. Cropping requires an optimum temperature of 22-26°C, humidity of 80-85%, diffused light and ventilation. Mushrooms can be harvested in 3-4 flushes after which the entire cycle is repeated. Total cultivation cycle of 110-120 days. Biological efficiency potential 50-100%. Shelf life 2-3 days at 25-30°C and 10 - 12 days at 4°C. For natural growing any region in India having a temperature range between 20-25°C. Under controlled environment all the regions. All year round natural cultivation can be undertaken in Kodagu, Chickmangalur, Kodaikanal, Ooty, Connoor, North eastern states of Manipur, Meghalaya, Mozoram, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh. Seasonal cultivation can be done in other regions. It can be marketed as fresh, dry or as mushroom powder. Spent mushroom substrate (SMS) can be used as an excellent organic manure or for vermicomposting.

  • Reishi mushroom (Ganoderma lucidum)

    Mushrooms brown in color with shining cap. The lower pore surface creamy to white changing color on bruising. Spores brown. It can be grown on sterilized sawdust or paddy straw. Optimum temperature requirement for spawn running 30-32°C. Spawn running period 25-30 days. Cropping requires an optimum temperature of 30-32°C, humidity of 80-85%, light and ventilation. Mushrooms can be harvested in 2-3 flushes after which the entire cycle is repeated. Total cultivation cycle of 120-150 days. Biological efficiency potential 25-30%. Since this mushroom is woody it can be dried and stored for several months. It can be marketed as powder. Reishi mushroom by virtue of being a plant pathogen, demands that utmost care be taken during disposal of the spent mushroom substrate. The spent substrate may be burnt off to avoid its spread to other trees. It is an excellent medicinal mushroom. Species of Ganoderma have been used traditionally as medicinal mushrooms in China and Southeast Asia. Ganoderma nutriceuticals are used for treating patients suffering from cardiovascular problems, leukemia, leucopoenia, hepatitis, nephritis, gastritis, insomnia, asthma, bronchitis and for cholesterol-lowering. Modern research has shown that polysaccharides and tri-terpenoids are the major active ingredients triggering the human immune system. Recent pharmacological and clinical studies suggest that this mushroom is a blood-thinner and exhibits anti-cancer/anti-tumour effects. It is effective against Hepatitis – B and lowers blood glucose and blood pressure.

  • Elm oyster mushroom (Hypsizygus ulmarius)

    It was introduced for commercial production for the first time in India by IIHR. Mushrooms initially gray in color, fading on maturity. Gills and stalks white. Mushrooms large and fleshy with excellent taste. Mushrooms occuring in clusters. Shelf life 36-48 hours at 25-30°C and 4-5 days at 4°C. Commercial cultivation has been standardized on pasteurized (80-85°C for 2 hours)/ sterilized (121 °C, 15 lb pressure for 15 minutes) paddy straw. It completes spawn run in 25-30 days in a temperature range of 25-30°C. Pinhead initiation begins after 4-7 days of opening of the bags and matures for harvest within 2-3 days. The total cropping cycle of this variety from spawning to harvesting 37-42 days. The average biological efficiency of 60-80% can be obtained within this period. It can be marketed as fresh, dry or as mushroom powder. For natural growing any region in India having a temperature range between 20-25°C. Under controlled environment all the regions. All year round natural cultivation can be undertaken in Kodagu, Chickmangalur, Kodaikanal, Ooty, Connoor, North eastern states of Manipur, Meghalaya, Mozoram, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh. Seasonal cultivation can be done in other regions. Spent mushroom substrate (SMS) can be used as an excellent organic manure or for vermicomposting.

  • Milky mushroom (Calocybe indica)

    This is the first indigenous mushroom to be commercialized in the country. Mushrooms white in color, gills and stalks white. Mushrooms large with long, thick fibrous stalk. It can be grown on pasteurized or sterilized wheat or paddy straw. Optimum temperature requirement for spawn running 30-35°C. Spawn running period 24-28 days. Casing essential for fructification. Cropping requires an optimum temperature of 35-38°C, humidity of 85-90%, diffused light and ventilation. Mushrooms can be harvested in 2 flushes after which the entire cycle is repeated. Total cultivation cycle of 57-60 days. Biological efficiency potential 50-100%. Shelf life 2-3 days at 25-30°C and 10-15 days at 4°C. It can be marketed as fresh, dry or as mushroom powder. Spent mushroom substrate (SMS) can be used as an excellent organic manure or for vermicomposting. It is an excellent edible mushroom with high fiber.

     

    Important special traits:

    • High temperature species
    • Excellent shelf life and no browning
    • High fiber content

     

  • गार्डन मटर (sativumL Pisum) - Arka अजित
    •  माता पिता Bonneville, 209 IIHR & 656 फ्रीजर .. शामिल चयन के पीछे पार और वंशावली पद्धति के माध्यम से विकसित
  • क्रिसनथेमम - Nilima
    •  यह बैंगनी रंग के फूल सजावटी भालू. Floriferous, कट फ्लावर के लिए अच्छा है और 14 दिनों के गुलदस्ते जीवन है. (नेगी, एस एस, Nancharaiah, डी, Raghava, एसपीएस, राव, TM शर्मा, TVRS और Janakiram, 1998 टी.).
  • अंगूर - Arka सोमा
    •  यह संकर Anab के बीच एक पार ई शाही x दाख की बारियों की रानी है. 
    • संयंत्र जोरदार है.
    •  प्रशिक्षण पर कुंज 3 एमएक्स 3 मीटर प्रणाली दूरी रोपण, अपनी उपज क्षमता के बारे में 40 टन / हेक्टेयर और 36 किग्रा / दाखलता है . 
    •  pruning से फसल के लिए आवश्यक समय 158-160 दिन है. 
    • bunches अच्छी तरह से भरा, 410 ग्राम / गुच्छा, हरे पीले, ovoid और औसत बेरी वजन के दौर 3.8 जी है की एक औसत वजन रहे हैं T.S.S. 20 से लेकर-21o Brix और 0.5 फीसदी से अम्लता. 
    •  बेलें भारी croppers हैं, लुगदी और भावपूर्ण है मस्क़ट स्वाद है और यह बहुत अच्छा सफेद मिठाई शराब बनाता है. कम कलियों और इसलिए उपयोगी हैं कोई विशिष्ट pruning है जरूरी है. यह एक वर्ष में दो फसलें ले सकता है. इस संकर Anthraconse, कोमल और वृक्षों का एक रोग ख़स्ता फफूंदी से सहनशील है. इस प्रकार 1994 में जारी किया गया था.
  • आम - Arka Neelkiran
    •  यह पार Alphonso से संतान x Neelum है. 
    •  यह एक देर से मौसम विविधता है, फल जून के अंतिम सप्ताह के दौरान फसल के लिए आते हैं. 
    •  ट्री अर्ध है प्रकृति में जोरदार. 
    •  फलों का आकार अण्डाकार है, मध्यम 270 के बारे में एक औसत वजन 280g-पर आकार. 
    •  फल डंठल खड़ी डाला जाता है. 
    •  स्वर्ण पीले लाल हो पकने पर फल 
    •  त्वचा, सहज मोटी माध्यम है. 
    •  पल्प रंग और फर्म में गहरे पीले रंग की है. 
    •  यह फाइबर और चिमड़ा से मुक्त ऊतक है. 
    •  वसूली 70% है. रखते हुए गुणवत्ता अच्छी है.
  • आम - Arka अनमोल
    •  यह व्युत्पत्ति Alphonso x जनार्दन Pasand से ली गई है. 
    •  यह एक अर्द्ध जोरदार प्रकार, नियमित रूप से प्रभाव पड़ता है और उच्च घनत्व रोपण के लिए उत्तरदायी है. 
    •  यह एक देर से मौसम विविधता, फल जून के तीसरे सप्ताह के दौरान दूसरी फसल के लिए आ रहा है 
    •  फल आकार में आयताकार हैं, मध्यम आकार, 300 330g के बारे में एक औसत पर वजन.
    •  डंठल खड़ी डाला जाता है. 
    •  परिपक्वता पर फल रंग में हल्का हरा सकता है, तो पकने पर वर्दी सुनहरा पीला रंग प्राप्त होगा. 
    •  त्वचा पतली और चिकनी है. गूदा नारंगी रंग का है, कंपनी और फाइबर और चिमड़ा से मुक्त अच्छा चीनी-एसिड मिश्रण के साथ ऊतक. 
    •  TSS 19 ° Brix के आसपास है. 
    •  गूदा वसूली के बारे में 70-75% है. रखते हुए गुणवत्ता अच्छी है.
  • क्लस्टर सेम - गोमा मंजरी
    •  प्रतिरोधी ख़स्ता फफूंदी, बैक्टीरियल तुषार और पत्ती जगह
  • अंगूर - Arka Neelamani
    • यह संकर चम्पा काले और थॉमसन बीजरहित के बीच एक अंतर है.
    • संयंत्र जोरदार है.
    • प्रशिक्षण पर कुंज 3 एमएक्स 3 मीटर प्रणाली दूरी रोपण, अपनी उपज क्षमता 28 टन / हेक्टेयर और 25 किग्रा / दाखलता है.
    • pruning से फसल कटाई के लिए आवश्यक समय 150-155 दिन है. Bunches तरह थोड़ा कॉम्पैक्ट को भर रहे हैं, 360 ग्राम / गुच्छा, काले, बीजरहित के एक औसत और औसत बेरी वजन वजन 3.2 जी है T.S.S. 20 से लेकर-22oBrix और अम्लता प्रतिशत 0.6-0.7 से.
    • बेलें बहुत उपयोगी हैं.
    • सभी गन्ना पर कलियां और इसलिए उपयोगी हैं कोई विशेष आवश्यकता pruning. यह एक वर्ष में दो फसलें ले संभव है और यह प्रशिक्षण के प्रमुख प्रणाली के लिए भी उपयुक्त है. यह रोग anthracnose सहिष्णु है. क्योंकि चीनी उच्च गुणवत्ता की सामग्री और जामुन की खस्ता लुगदी के बेहतर है. यह टेबल के लिए बहुत अच्छा है और भी लाल मिठाई बनाने के लिए शराब. इस संकर का परीक्षण किया है नासिक और सांगली में महाराष्ट्र के क्षेत्रों में किया गया है. यह बहुत अच्छा प्रदर्शन कर रहा है दोनों स्थानों. यह बेरी वृद्धि के लिए GA उपचार के लिए बहुत अच्छी तरह से प्रतिक्रिया करता है. इस प्रकार वर्ष 1992 में जारी किया गया था.
  • अंगूर - Arka सोमा
    •  यह संकर Anab के बीच एक पार ई शाही x दाख की बारियों की रानी है. 
    •  संयंत्र जोरदार है. 
    •  प्रशिक्षण पर कुंज 3 एमएक्स 3 मीटर प्रणाली दूरी रोपण, अपनी उपज क्षमता के बारे में 40 टन / हेक्टेयर और 36 किग्रा / दाखलता है . 
    •  pruning से फसल के लिए आवश्यक समय 158-160 दिन है. 
    •  bunches अच्छी तरह से भरा, 410 ग्राम / गुच्छा, हरे पीले, ovoid और औसत बेरी वजन के दौर 3.8 जी है की एक औसत वजन रहे हैं T.S.S. 20 से लेकर-21o Brix और 0.5 फीसदी से अम्लता. 
    •  बेलें भारी croppers हैं, लुगदी और भावपूर्ण है मस्क़ट स्वाद है और यह बहुत अच्छा सफेद मिठाई शराब बनाता है. कम कलियों और इसलिए उपयोगी हैं कोई विशिष्ट pruning है जरूरी है. यह एक वर्ष में दो फसलें ले सकता है. इस संकर Anthraconse, कोमल और वृक्षों का एक रोग ख़स्ता फफूंदी से सहनशील है. इस प्रकार 1994 में जारी किया गया था.
  • Arka Neelamani
    •  यह संकर चम्पा काले और थॉमसन बीजरहित के बीच एक अंतर है. 
    •  संयंत्र जोरदार है.
    •  प्रशिक्षण पर कुंज 3 एमएक्स 3 मीटर प्रणाली दूरी रोपण, अपनी उपज क्षमता 28 टन / हेक्टेयर और 25 किग्रा / दाखलता है. 
    •  pruning से फसल कटाई के लिए आवश्यक समय 150-155 दिन है. Bunches तरह थोड़ा कॉम्पैक्ट को भर रहे हैं, 360 ग्राम / गुच्छा, काले, बीजरहित के एक औसत और औसत बेरी वजन वजन 3.2 जी है T.S.S. 20 से लेकर-22oBrix और अम्लता प्रतिशत 0.6-0.7 से. 
    •  बेलें बहुत उपयोगी हैं. 
    •  सभी गन्ना पर कलियां और इसलिए उपयोगी हैं कोई विशेष आवश्यकता pruning. यह एक वर्ष में दो फसलें ले संभव है और यह प्रशिक्षण के प्रमुख प्रणाली के लिए भी उपयुक्त है. यह रोग anthracnose सहिष्णु है. क्योंकि चीनी उच्च गुणवत्ता की सामग्री और जामुन की खस्ता लुगदी के बेहतर है. यह टेबल के लिए बहुत अच्छा है और भी लाल मिठाई बनाने के लिए शराब. इस संकर का परीक्षण किया है नासिक और सांगली में महाराष्ट्र के क्षेत्रों में किया गया है. यह बहुत अच्छा प्रदर्शन कर रहा है दोनों स्थानों. यह बेरी वृद्धि के लिए GA उपचार के लिए बहुत अच्छी तरह से प्रतिक्रिया करता है. इस प्रकार वर्ष 1992 में जारी किया गया था.
  • अंगूर - Dogridge
    • संस्थान फल फसलों में सूखे और पानी के तनाव को सहिष्णु rootstocks की पहचान पर काम शुरू किया था. इस दिशा में संस्थान की पहचान की है rootstock "Dogridge" जो कि बहुत अच्छी तरह में उत्तरी कर्नाटक और महाराष्ट्र के सूखा बेल्ट प्रदर्शन करती है. प्रक्रियाओं गया है इन rootstocks गुणा मानकीकृत किया है और जरूरतमंद उत्पादकों को वितरित के रूप में इन rootstocks आंध्र प्रदेश में उत्तरी आंतरिक कर्नाटक, मध्य महाराष्ट्र और तेलंगाना में भारी मांग है.
  • श्वेता बीजरहित
    • पौधे मध्यम जोरदार है.
  • अनार - रूबी
    •  यह अनार की एक बहु संकर aril रंग और मधुरता बीज के लिए विकसित की है. रूबी की एक पूर्ण विकसित संयंत्र के बारे में 2.72 मीटर लंबी और कम (4.7 m2) फैल रहा है. परिपक्व फल आकार में समान और CV का फल आकार. गणेश बहरहाल, रूबी की त्वचा का रंग लाल हरे रंग की धारियाँ भूरे रंग के साथ है. छिलका (0.24 सेमी) पतली है, फल लाल बोल्ड arils (37.2 g/100 arils) जो 173 की उपज (72%) मोटी (1.83 सीपीएस) गहरे लाल 4.71 (कम 540 एनएम) मिठाई 16oB () रस होने tanin सामग्री है 100 मिलीलीटर रस प्रति मिग्रा. बंगलौर शर्तों के तहत अपने प्रदर्शन CV के साथ तुलनीय है. बीज कोमलता (2.19 kg/cm2), फलों के वजन के संबंध में गणेश (270 ग्राम) और आय (16-18 टन / हेक्टेयर). बेहतर मामूली जलवायु को adoptability.
  • Arka बेहतरीन
    • यह संकर Angur कलां और काले चम्पा के बीच एक अंतर है.
    • संयंत्र जोरदार है.
    • प्रशिक्षण पर कुंज 3 एमएक्स 3 मीटर प्रणाली दूरी रोपण, अपनी उपज क्षमता के बारे में 38 टन / हेक्टेयर और 34 किग्रा / दाखलता है .
    • pruning से फसल के लिए आवश्यक समय 160-163 दिन है.
    • bunches अच्छी तरह से भर रहे हैं 370 ग्राम / गुच्छा, गहरे भूरे रंग का, एक समान गोल जामुन, 2-3 होने के एक औसत वजन औसतन 7.7 जी पर बेरी और साहसिक गोलाकार जामुन भार के अनुसार छोटे बीज T.S.S. 18 से 0.4 से 20o Brix और अम्लता प्रतिशत 0.6 है. डंठल लगाव है और बहुत अच्छा है, इसलिए निर्यात के लिए जा सकते हैं. सभी कलियों और इसलिए उपयोगी हैं कोई विशेष आवश्यकता pruning. यह प्रशिक्षण के प्रमुख प्रणाली और एक वर्ष में दो फसलें ले संभव के लिए उपयुक्त है. इस संकर को रोग Anthracnose सहिष्णु है. यह वर्ष 1994 में जारी किया गया था.
  • अमरूद - Arka अमूल्य
    • यह पार इलाहाबाद Safeda x Triploid से एक संतान है.
    • संयंत्र शक्ति में मध्यम और प्रकार फैला रहे हैं.
    • फल आकार में गोल है.
    • त्वचा चिकनी और रंग पीला है.
    • एक औसत पर फल के बारे में 180 - जी, मांस रंग और फर्म में सफेद वजन है 200. <आइएमजी alt = "" src = "App_Layout / images / bullets.gif" /> TSS 12 ° Brix, नरम वरीयता प्राप्त 100 बीजों के वजन के आसपास है 1.80g है.
    • रखते हुए गुणवत्ता अच्छी है.
  • अमरूद - Arka मृदुला
    • यह इलाहाबाद Safeda के खुले pollinated seedlings से एक चयन है.
    • संयंत्रों अर्द्ध प्रकृति में जोरदार और फैला रहे हैं.
    • फल आकार में गोल कर रहे हैं और 180g वजन के बारे में.
    • त्वचा का रंग और चिकनी में पीला है.
    • मांस सफेद रंग की है.
    • TSS 12 ° Brix के आसपास है.
    • फल नरम वरीयता प्राप्त, 100 बीज का वजन 1.60g है. रखते हुए गुणवत्ता अच्छी है. पेक्टिन सामग्री 1.041% है.
    • यह जैली बनाने के लिए अच्छा है.
  • TUBEROSE - Suvasini

    This tuberose hybrid is multi-whorled with bold, large, pure white fragrant flowers borne on long spikes in contrast to off-white flowers of local cv. 'Double'. The number of flowers per spike is more and flower opening is uniform in this hybrid as compared to the local 'Double' cultivar. Spike yield is 26 percent more compared to the local 'Double' cultivar. Spikes are best suited for cut flower purpose. Identified for release at Karnataka State Level.

  • रजनीगंधा - अर्का निरंतरा

    लंबी पुष्पावस्था के साथ यह सफेद, एकल पुष्प वाली किस्म है।

  • Tuberose - श्रृंगार

    यह tuberose संकर मजबूत, मध्यम spikes पर एक सुगंधित फूल प्रकार लाता है. फूल कलियों थोड़ा गुलाबी रंग के साथ आकर्षक है. Spikes फूलों की अधिक संख्या है और व्यक्तिगत फूल 'स्थानीय' एकल cultivar की तुलना में बड़ा है. इस संकर का ढीला फूल माला के लिए इस्तेमाल किया जा सकता है और tuberose कंक्रीट के निष्कर्षण के लिए. Spikes कट फ्लावर के रूप में इस्तेमाल किया जा सकता है. इस संकर के ढीले फूल उपज मौजूदा स्थानीय एक किस्म की तुलना के बारे में 36 प्रतिशत अधिक है. कर्नाटक राज्य स्तर पर जारी करने के लिए पहचान की. इस संकर को गाँठ nematodes जड़ सहिष्णु है.

  • Tuberose - Shringar

    This tuberose hybrid bears single type fragrant flowers on strong, medium spikes. The flower buds are attractive with slightly pinkish tinge. The spikes have more number of flowers and the individual flowers are larger compared to the local 'single' cultivar. Loose flowers of this hybrid can be used for garlands and for extraction of tuberose concrete. The spikes can be used as cut flower. The loose flower yield of this hybrid is about 36 percent higher than the existing local single variety. Identified for release at Karnataka State Level. This hybrid is tolerant to root knot nematodes.

  • TUBEROSE - Vaibhav

    This new hybrid bears double flowers on medium spikes. The flower buds are greenish in colour in contrast to pinkish buds in 'Suvasini' and local double. Flowers are white. Spike yield is 50 percent higher compared to Suvasini.

  • Carnation - Arka Flame

    Red with smooth petal edges with long flower stalks

    Yield: 300 to 325 flowers /m2 /year

    Important character: Tolerant to Fusarium wilt and nematodes

  • Carnation - Arka Tejas

    Red coloured single whorl flowers with white anthers

    Yield:    20-25 flowers/stalk  

     Use:   For pot culture                                

    Important character: Dark red colour profuse bloom and mass effect

  • Crossandra - Arka Kanaka

    Orange big flowers

    Yield: 5.01 t /acre/year

    Use:   Loose flower

    Important character: Bigger size flowers and also pleasing colour

  • Gerbera - Arka Krishika

    Flowers are double type with yellow colour

    Yield:   400 to 425 flowers /m2 /year

    Use:     Cut flower and floral decoration

    Important character: Suitable for open field cultivation

  • Gladiolus - कुमारी कुमारी
    • स्पाइक की लंबाई 15 florets के साथ 83 सेमी है. यह 9 दिनों का एक गुलदस्ता जीवन है. Florets पीला मुहासा के साथ लाल कर रहे हैं. यह मामूली Fusarium wilt रोग के लिए प्रतिरोधी है. (नेगी, एस एस, राव, TM, Raghava, एसपीएस, Chacko, CI, रामचंद्रन, एन और Janakiram, टी., 1997).
  • Mucuna - Arka Dhanvantri

    Seed yield of 4.2 t/ha

    L-dopa yield of 190 kg/ha

    Long duration: 185-190 days

    Purple flowers on long rachis

    No Fruiting in basal nodes

    Shiny black seed coat / medium sized seeds

  • Mucuna - Arka Aswini

    Seed yield of 2.31t/ha

    L dopa content of 3.5-4.0%

    L-dopa yield of 80.62 kg/ha

    Non-irritant trichomes

    Short duration: 120-130 days

    Purple flowers on short rachis

    Fruiting in basal nodes

    Immature fruits balck in colour

  • Rose - Arka Parimala

    Red-purple coloured flowers, fragrant and moderately resistant to thrips and black spot.

    Yield: 5.5 to 6.0 lakh loose flowers /acre /year

  • Crossandra - Arka Ambara

    Orange red, big flowers

    Yield:    5.9 t/acre/year

    Use: Loose flower

    Important character: Bigger size flowers and also pleasing colour

  • Gladiolus - Arka Naveen

    Florets are purple with pale yellow blotch, wavy tepals.

    Yield: 27.68 spikes /m2 / crop season

    Use: Cut flower

    Important character: It has 9 days vase life

  • Gladiolus - Arka Amar

    Florets pink with white blotch

    Yield: 30.24 spikes /m2 / crop season

    Use: Cut flower

    Important character: It is high yielding and has 8.5 days vase life

  • Gladiolus - Arka Gold

    Florets are Yellow with red blotch

    Yield: 24.80 spikes /m2 / crop season

    Use: Cut flower

    Important character: It comes to flowering 74 days after planting

  • Gladiolus - Kum kum
    • Length of the spike is 83 cm with 15 florets. It has a vase life of 9 days.
    • Florets are Red with Yellow blotch.
    • It is moderately resistant to Fusarium wilt disease. (Negi, S.S., Rao, T.M., Raghava, S.P.S., Chacko, C.I., Ramachandran, N and Janakiram, T., 1997).
  • CHRYSANTHEMUM - Nilima
    • It bears purple coloured decorative flowers. Floriferous, good for cut flower and has a vase life of 14 days. (Negi, S.S., Nancharaiah, D., Raghava, S.P.S., Rao, T.M. Sharma, T.V.R.S. and Janakiram, T. 1998).
  • CHRYSANTHEMUM - Arka Pink star
    • Flowers are semi-double with pink colour
    • Yield: 135.26 flowers/plant
    •  Use: For pot culture                                
    • Important character:   Dwarf, early flowering
  • China aster - Violet Cushion
    • Its flowers are violet and are superior to the local violet variety. 
    • It produces pompon type of flowers having 4-5 rows of ray florets with tubular disc florets. It flowers are 4.5 cm in diameter and weighs 2 g each. It has a stalk length of 20 cm and a vase life of 8 days.
    • It is a floriferous variety and produces 70 flowers a plant. floriferous (Negi, S.S., Raghava, S.P.S., Rao, T.M. and Janakiram, T., 1999).
  • China aster - Kamini
    • This variety produces deep pink colored flowers more attractive than the local pink variety. 
    • It takes 1.38 days to flower and grows to about 60 cm. It has a stalk length of 30 cm and a vase life of 8 days. 
    • Flowers are 6 cm in diameter and weight 2g each. 
    • Each plant produces about 50 flowers.(Rao, T.M., Negi, S.S., Janakiram, T and Raghava, S.P.S., 1997).
  • Rose - Arka Pride

    It is a cut flower rose variety suitable for protected cultivation Potential yield of 120fls/sq.mt

  • Rose - Arka Sukanya

    It’s a fragrant rose variety with 0.22% of concrete yield in fresh flowers. With floriferous nature and being tolerant to pest and diseases, it is ideal choice for garden display. The variety has potential for various forms of aroma extraction and aroma therapy.