This variety can withstand drought conditions. It is ideal for making South Indian Meals.
It is normally cultivated during Samba and Navarai. (July 15th to January 14th and December 15th to March 14th )
Sandy clay soil is highly preferred for cultivating this variety.
It grows upto a height of 134.8 cms.
Colour and Quality
The colour of the rice is dull white and its rice is moderately coarse.
Ms. Hema Srinivasan (2016 - 17)
ABI Showatech (India) Ltd. (2018 - 19)