48-1 (Jwala)

48-1 Jwala
Year of release 2007
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 1703 (E) 05-10-2007
Released at Central or State level Central
Developed by

ICAR-IIOR, Hyderabad

Pedigree / type of material High Oil Mutant x Mauthner’s Dwarf
Recommended states All castor growing regions of India
Recommended ecology Rainfed and irrigated conditions
Duration Late
Growth habit Tall
Days to 50% flowering
Mean 62
Range 55-70
Days to maturity for first picking
Mean 115 DAS
Range 110-135 DAS
Number of nodes to primary raceme
Mean 16
Range 15-17
Plant height (cm) 90-120
100 seed weight (g) 29
Oil content (%) 48
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 1100 (Rainfed)
2000 (Irrigated)
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt and tolerant to
Botrytis, Tolerant to saline and drought
Source of seed ICAR-IIOR, Hyderabad