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​An mid early maturated confectionery open pollinated cultivar
Mid – longer plant height
Longer and bigger seeds
seed is larger and longer, grey color with white stripes
Heads turned down so tolerant to bird damage
stands stress conditions well
Higher adaptation capability to different environmental conditions
Higher yield potential
Lower oil content (>30%)
1000 seed weight 140 g.
Thinly husk.
optimum plant density 50,000-55,000 plants/ha

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