HomeInternational Rice Research Notesvol. 20 no. 4 (1995)

Purnendu, a New Deepwater (50-100cm) Rice Variety in Eastern India

S Mallik | Amit Kundu | S. K. B. Roy | Debabrata Chatterjee | B K. Mandal

Discipline: Agriculture



We developed the new variety Purnendu (CN573-221-7-1) by pedigree selection from the cross Patnai 23/Jaladhi 2. Purnendu is suitable for intermediate and deepwater conditions where water is 50-100 cm deep or more.