Jawahar Spineless Safflower-7 (JSI-7)

Safflower variety JSI-7
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree Sel. JSF1909
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 1990
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Indore
Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia
Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Gwalior
Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 527(E), 16/08/1991
Recommended region/area Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
Special attributes Non-spiny
Potential yield (kg/ha) 1300-1400 (Irrigated)
Seed Oil Content(%) 28
Days to maturity 142-147
Days to 50% flowering 75-80