Safflower Hybrid NARI-H-15
Nature of the cultivar Hybrid
Pedigree MSV-10-1-5 x GMU 2369
Method of breeding/selection Hybrid breeding
Method of propagation Cross-pollination
Year of release 2005
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre,
Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute, Phaltan
Released at Central or State level Central
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 599(E), 25/4/2006
Recommended region/area Assured irrigated areas in India
Special attributes Moderately tolerant to aphid
Potential yield (kg/ha) 2000-2200
Oil Content(%) 28
Days to maturity 126-129
Days to 50% flowering 89