Sunflower variety LS-11
Year of release 1998
Notification number     425(E), 08-06-1999    
Developed by AICRP (Sunflower) centre
Oilseeds Research Station, Latur
Marathwada Agricultural University
Pedigree Selection from germplasm line EC-689099
Areas of Adaptation /
Recommended ecology
Maharashtra, kharif/rabi (rainfed)
Seed yield (kg/ha)
Average 1000-1400
Potential 1500-1800
Oil Content(%) 36-39
Days to maturity
Kharif 80-85
Rabi 85
Days to flowering
Kharif 50
Rabi 55
Plant height (cm) 150-160
Head Diameter (cm) 15
100 seed weight (g) 5.5
Volume weight (g/100 ml) 43
Hull content (%) 30-32