Safflower variety TSF-1
Pedigree Selection from NASH-92-1
Method of breeding/selection Selection
Method of propagation Self-pollination
Year of release 2010
Developed by AICRP (Safflower) centre, Tandur, Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University 
Released at Central or State level State
Notified vide S.O. No. & date 150, 24/01/2019
Recommended ecology Safflower growing areas of Telangana
Special attributes Resistant to Fusarium wilt, tolerant to Alternaria leaf spot and moderately tolerant to aphid
Average yield (kg/ha) 1350 (rainfed)
Days to 50% flowering 80-90
Oil Content(%) 28-29
Days to maturity 120-130