Onion - Arka Pitambhar
- Developed through pedigree selection from the cross U.D. 102 x IIHR-396. Bulbs uniform yellow. Medium size (5.2-6.0cm) bulbs with globe shape and thin neck. Mild pungent with TSS 11% and total sugar 9.81%. Tolerance to purple blotch, basal rot diseases and thrips. Long storage life (3 months). Suitable for export market Suitable for kharif and Rabi seasons. Duration 140 days. Yield 35 t/ha.