TAS-82 (TAS-82-8-1/3)

Sunflower variety TAS-82
Year of release 2006
Notification number 1703 (E), 05-10-2007
Developed by AICRP (Sunflower) centre
Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vishwa
Vidyalaya, Akola
Pedigree Parent variety surya, mutation and selection    
Areas of Adaptation /
Recommended ecology
Vidarbha region of Maharashtra
Seed yield (kg/ha) Average  : 1200-1300
Potential : 1400-1800
Oil Content(%) 38-41
Days to maturity 90-100
Days to flowering 53-54
Plant height (cm) 135-170
Head Diameter (cm) 12-18
100 seed weight (g) 4.0-5.0