Kashi Nandini

This is an early maturing variety developed through pedigree selection from the cross P 1542 x VT-2-1. Plant height is 47-51 cm, first flower 32 days after sowing, bears 7-8 pods per plant. Pods are 8-9 cm long, attractive, length 8-9 cm, well filled with 8-9 seeds, shelling percentage 47-48; yield 110-120 q/ha. It is tolerant to leaf miner and pod borer. This has been released and notified during the XII meeting of Central Sub Committee on Crop Standard Notification and Release of Varieties for Horticultural Crops for the cultivation in J&K, H.P., Uttaranchal, Punjab, U.P., Jharkhand and Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.