RRDI_Rice_62-355

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RRDI Rice Varieties

62 - 355

Variety name : 62 – 355
Year of release : 1968
Pedigree : Pachchaperumal/H 5
Average yield : 3.9 t/ha
Maturity : 90-95 days
Plant height : 90.4 cm
Basal leaf sheath colour : Green
Recommendation : Rain-fed / Manawari

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery75.60%
Milling recovery72.00%
Head rice recovery57.50%
Amylose content High
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight29.0 g
Grain shapeIntermediate Long
Pericarp colour Red
Buff colour presenceNo

Reaction to Pest and Disease

Bacterial Leaf Blight  Brown Planthopper
Resistant/Moderately Resistant  Resistant/Moderately Resistant

Grain Quality Characteristics

Brown rice recovery75.60%
Milling recovery72.00%
Head rice recovery57.50%
Amylose content High
Gelatinization temperature Intermediate
1000 grain weight29.0 g
Grain shapeIntermediate Long
Pericarp colour Red
Buff colour presenceNo

Reaction to Pest and Disease

Bacterial Leaf Blight Resistant / Moderately Resistant
Brown PlanthopperResistant / Moderately Resistant