Variety developed by IIVR

Kashi Amrit

This is a determinate variety derived from inter-specific cross L. esculentum (cv. Sel. 7) x L. hirsutum f. glabratum (acc. B6013’) through backcross pedigree met;hod. Fruits are round, attractive red and fleshy with an average weight of 108 g. Suitable for cultivation during TLCV infested period. Gives an average yield of 620 q/ha.

Kashi Vishesh

This variety is resistant to TLCV and has been developed using L. hirsutum f glabratum B’6013’ as donor parent following backcross pedigree selection method. Plants are determinate, dark green, fruits red, spherical, size medium to large, weight of 80 g, first harvest at 70-75 days after transplanting; yield 400-450 q/ha.