Thooyamallee

  • Thooyamallee

    Story of this variety

     

    In Tamil Thooyamallee literally means pure Jasmine.  Since the rice of this variety is white in colour like that of Jasmine it is known by this name.   Details about this rice variety are mentioned in the Siddha medical texts. 

     

     

    Special Features

     

    It is a fine variety which fetches very good price.  Highly resistant to pest and disease.  The rice of this variety is highly suitable for the South Indian meal and also for making special dishes like Biriyani. It has high fiber content and increases the strength of nerves.

     

     

    Season

     

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

     

     

    Soil Type

     

     

    Sandy clay soil is preferred for cultivating this variety.

     

     

    Crop Duration

     

     

    135 – 140 days

     

     

    Height

     

     

    It grows to a height of about 125 cm

     

     

    Colour and Quality

     

     

    The colour of the rice is White and it has fine grains.

     

     

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    Mr. Avinash

₹15,000.00Price