Recommended Varieties of Pigeon Pea
Several Improve varieties of Pigeon pea have been involved for cultivation in different agro-climatic regions. Varieties recommended for general cultivation in different states are furnished are table. The description of some of the improvement varieties is given below.
Recommended Varieties for Cultivation
Andhra Pradesh ICPL-87199,ICPL-87, LRG-30, ICPL-8863, Assam Bahar, Pusa-9 Bihar Bahar, Pusa-9,DA-11, Virsha Arhar-1, Laxmi Gujarat BDN-2, GT-100, ICPL-8863, ICPL-87119, ICPH-8 Haryana Manak, Paras, ICPL-151, UPAS-120, ICPL-88039, Pusa-885 Karnataka ICPL-87119, ICPL-8863, ICPL-87, ICPL-84301 Punjab Manak, Paras, ICPL-151,PPH-4 (Hybrid),UPAS-120, Al-201, AL-15 Rajasthan Manak, UPAS-120, Pusa-33, Pusa -855 Tamil Nadu ICPL -87119, ICPL-8863, ICPL-87, Co-6, Durga, COH-2, Vamban-1 Uttar Pradesh UPAS-120, Type-21, ICPL-151, ICPL-88039, Narendra, Amar-1, Amar, Azad, Type-7 Pusa -855 Madhya Pradesh JA-4, UPAS-120, ICPL-87119, BDN-2, KM-7, C-11, NPWR-15,BSMR-730 Maharashtra ICPL-87119, BSMR-736, BSMR-75, ICPL-87, ICPL-8863, AKPH-4101 Orissa ICPL-87119, ICPL-87 UPAS-120 West Bengal Bahar, Pusa-9, Sweta, B-517, S-20 North Eastern State Bahar, Pusa-9