About Oilseeds/Varieties

Sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)
Variety Year of release Releasing Centre Yield potential (kg/ha) Oil content (%) Recommended states/regions situations Salient features/ traits
DRSF-113 2007 DOR, Hyderabad 1000-1500 36-39 All India High yield
Phule Raviraj 2009 MPKV, Rahuri 1795 34 Western Maharashtra Tolerant to Necrosis, Alternaria and Capitulum borer.
RSFV-901(Kanthi) 2012 RARS-Raichur 1200-1400 - Karnataka Tolerant necrosis
Hybrids
Hybrid Year of release Releasing Centre Yield potential (kg/ha) Oil content (%) Recommended states/regions situations Salient features/ traits
KBSH-53 2009 UAS, Bangalore 1700-2700 42-44 Karnataka Resistant to powdery mildew
PSFH-569 2009 PAU Ludhiana 2232 40 Punjab High oil, early hybrid
Suryamukhi 2010 PAU, Ludhian 2000-2200 40 Punjab
DCS-107 2011 DOR, Hyd 1762 All India Non lodging non shattering
RSFH-130 2012 RARS, Raichur 1200-1500 40 Karnataka Tolerant to necrosis
CO-2 2012 TNAU, Coimbatore 1900-2200 38-40 Tamil Nadu Moderate resistant to Alternaria leaf spot, rust & tolerant to thrips and leaf hopper
Olisun 3794 (PAC-3794) 2013 Advant India ltd 1594 38 Maharashtra, TN, Karnataka, AP For both rainfed/irrigated & Kharif/rabi, Resistant to downey mildew