भारत सरकारGOVERNMENT OF INDIA
कृषि और किसान कल्याण मंत्रालयMINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FARMER'S WELFARE
Fast growing variety with bush type, green stems and leaves. Suitable for making saag, pakode, soup etc. Excellent source of Antioxidant 24.8 μ mol TE/g FW with slightly lower oxalate content 566.0 mg/100g FW. First picking starts 38-40 days after transplanting and continues up to 140-150 days at 20-30 days interval. High yielding bush type genotype with yield of 63.5 t/ha. Recommended for cultivation in Uttar Pradesh, vide Gazette notification number S.O. 692(E), dated 05.02.2019.
- Seed rate: 6.5-7.5 kg/ha
- Sowing: Preferably sowing should be done in plug-trays about 40 days before transplanting.
- Fertilizer: NPK @ 50-50-50 kg/ha
Transplanting should be done at 60x40 cm on ridges.