Joweria (NASPOT 13 O)

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Pedigree NASPOT 7 x 2005-2006 Polycross
DOI10.18730/SEY1U
CIP NoCIP 106988.1
Country of OriginUganda
Breeding Status / Year of releaseBred in Africa / 2013
Country(ies) in Use Uganda
AGRONOMIC ATTRIBUTES
MaturityEarly maturing (3.5 to 4.5 months)
Average yield from release document38 t/ha
Adapted to bimodal rainfallYes
VirusMedium resistance to SPVD
AlternariaReaction to Alternaria unknown
WeevilSusceptible to weevil
GROWTH CHARACTERISTICS
Plant TypeSemi-erect (75-150 cm) plant type
EstablishmentEasy to establish
Multiplication rateFast
Sprouting abilityProlific sprouting
Flowering abilityEasy to flower
ROOT ATTRIBUTES
Storability postharvestCan store
Dry matter rangeMedium (25-28 %) dry matter content
Dry matter27.20%
Beta-carotene content48.75 (mg/100g)
Iron rangeLow (<2.5 mg/100g) iron content
Sugar content raw16.73%
WHY BEST BET
Dual purposeLow dual-purpose (R/F >1.0-1.5; HI 50-60%)
Suitable for puree; Suitable for baked products; Suitable for diverse utilization; Reason - Special trait; Reason - It is a farmers preference;