Safflower variety NARI-6
Nature of the cultivar Variety
Pedigree Co-1 x JL6
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 2000
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre
Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute, Phaltan
Released at Central or State level Central
Year of notification 2001
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 92(E), 2/2/2001
Recommended region/area All India
Special attributes Non-spiny, moderately tolerant to wilt
Potential yield (kg/ha) 1000-1100 (Irrigated)
Seed Oil Content(%) 30
Days to maturity 126
Days to 50% flowering 86