HORDI variety – Dioscorea

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Dioscorea

Released varieties

Released year 2006 Dioscorea alata species Purple flesh and highly demanded variety.
Released Year 2006 Dioscorea alata species This variety produce large yam with white color flesh. Triangle shape yams.
This is the only one recommended variety. This variety can be identified using red line along the immature stem. Leaves are bluish green. 10-15 corms arise in one plant and one corm is about 125-150g and funnel shape comes has export qualities.

Dioscorea esculenta species

Small size yams are produced. About 15 yams are produced in one plant. One yam is about 450 g.