ICAR-IIHR Developed three new Rose Varieties Arka Ivory, Arka Pride and Arka Sukanya
ICAR-IIHR developed the following new Rose varieties: 1) Arka Ivory - It is rose variety Ideal for cut flower production under protected cultivation. Potential yield of 110 fls/sq.mit. It is moderately resistant to mites. 2) Arka Pride - It is a cut flower rose variety suitable for protected cultivation Potential yield of 120fls/sq.mt and 3) Arka Sukanya - It’s a fragrant rose variety with 0.22% of concrete yield in fresh flowers. With floriferous nature and being tolerant to pest and diseases, it is ideal choice for garden display. The variety has potential for various forms of aroma extraction and aroma therapy.
Updated on 06.12.2016