Western Evergreen


Morphological & Genetic Characters



- Resistant to Cowpea Yellow Mosaic virus is distinctness of variety.

- Semi-spreading & vigorous uniform plant growth habit, 60-75 cm. plant height.

- Suitable for monsoon as well as Summer cultivation (Photo Insensitive), indicate the stability over the seasons.

- Due to less fiber content in pod it is very tasty for vegetable preparation.

- Flowering initiate from 45 to 50 days and remain continues for long time gives green colour & soft pods in about 15 to 20 picking within 120 to 130 days.

- Pods are in 6 to 8 number in a cluster with green colour about 15 to 18 cm. long having 8 to 10 medium size oval shape seeds with brown hilum.

- Yield potential about 45 to 50 Quintal/ Acre (Green Pods).

Yield Stability

(As per Demonstration Trial conducted by Company on Farmers Field)

State Average Yield per Acre (Qt) Av. Of three years
2012-13 2013-14 2014-15
Gujarat 47.8 (16) 46.3(18) 49.7(22) 47.9
Andhra Pradesh 48.2(13) 49.6(17) 51.4(19) 49.7