GC-3 (JI-273)

GC-3 (JI-273)
Year of release 2012
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 1708 (E), 26-07-2012
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by

Main Oilseeds Research Station
JAU, Junagadh

Pedigree / type of material (JP-65 x JI-88) x 48-1
Recommended states Gujarat
Recommended ecology Irrigated conditions
Duration Medium
Growth habit Medium
Days to 50% flowering 50-60
Days to maturity for first picking 100-105 DAS
Number of nodes to primary raceme 16
Plant height (cm) 100-110
100 seed weight (g) 29.6
Oil content (%) 49.7
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 2310 (Irrigated)
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt and tolerant to
Macrophomina root rot
Source of seed Main Oilseeds Research Station,
JAU, Junagadh, Gujarat