Kranthi (PCS-4)

Kranthi (PCS-4)
Year of release 1996
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 425 (E) 08-06-1999
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by

RARS, Palem, PJTSAU, Telangana

Pedigree / type of material (Pb-1 x 151-b) x (JC-44 x 413A), Inbred line
Recommended states Telangana and Andhra Pradesh
Recommended ecology Rainfed conditions
Duration Medium
Growth habit Medium
Days to 50% flowering 45-55
Days to maturity for first picking 110-120 DAS
Number of nodes to primary raceme  
Mean 12
Range 9-15
Plant height (cm) 90-110
100 seed weight (g) 27-28
Oil content (%) 48-50
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 1365 (Rainfed)
Special attributes Resistant to drought
Source of seed RARS, Palem, PJTSAU, Telangana