Western-6+ ( Castor )


 

Western-6+( Plus ) Package Pics


No. Characters Res. Hybrid/Variety Western 6+ Female WCP – 101 Male WCM- 1215
Plant Character
1 Stem Colour Green Green Green
2 Bloom Triple Triple Double
3 Type of Internodes on Stem Elongated Condense Elongated
4 Branching Pattern Divergent Convergent Divergent
5 Plant Height Medium Tall Short Medium Tall
6 Leaf Shape Flat Cup Flat
7 Hairiness on Leaf Absent Absent Absent
Reproductive Phase
8 Type of flowers on primary spike Interspersed Pistillate Monoecious
9 Spike Size & arrangement of capsules on spike Medium Long & Semi-compact Medium & Semi-compact Medium Long & Loose
10 Spinyness of Capsule Spiny Spiny Spiny
11 Seed Size & Shape Medium bold & Oval Medium bold & Oval Medium & Elongated
12 Seed Colour Light brown Brown Light brown
Quantitative Description
13 Days to 50 % Flowering of Primary Raceme (Range) 55 – 67 52 – 62 58 – 70
14 Days to maturity (first picking) 105 – 110 112 – 122 108 – 120
15 Number of nodes to primary raceme 18-20 15-20 18-20
16 Plant Height up to base of primary raceme(cm) 68 – 75 58-65 95-105
17 100 Seed weight (g) 28-30 29 – 32 28-30
18 Oil Content (%) 49.5 – 50.5 48.5 – 49.5 46 – 48