Haritha (PCS-124)

Year of release 2002
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 161 (E) 04-02-2004
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by


Pedigree / type of material PPL-4 x 48-1, inbred line
Recommended states Light soils of Southern Telangana, Rayalaseema and Prakasam districts of Andhra Pradesh
Recommended ecology Rainfed and Irrigated conditions
Duration Medium
Growth habit Medium
Days to 50% flowering 50-55 DAS
Days to maturity for first picking 90-100 DAS
Number of nodes to primary raceme 12-16
Plant height (cm) 135-145
100 seed weight (g) 25-29
Oil content (%) 48-51
Seed yield (kg/ha) 1400-1600
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt
Responds to high input management under irrigated conditions
Source of seed RARS, Palem / PJTSAU, Hyderabad