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  • Kuzhiyadichan

    Story of this variety


    This variety finds mention in several ancient medical texts. It is also called “Kulikulichan”.  It is ideal for lactating mothers, since it increases lactation.  




    Special Features



    Suitable for Saline soil and land which has good drainage facility.  Highly drought resistant and pest and disease resistant.  Kuzhiyadichan is suitable for making dishes like Idly and Dosa.






    It is normally cultivated during Samba (between July 15th to January 14th).




    Soil Type



    Clayey and Sandy clay soil is preferred for cultivating this variety.Also suitable for Saline soil.




    Crop Duration




    105 – 110 days







    It grows to a height of about 80 cm



    Colour and Quality



    The colour of the rice is Brown and it has coarse grains.





    Ms. Chitra A.V. (2016-17)

    A well wisher of CIKS (2018 - 19)

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