Gujarat Anand Okra 5
Year of Release 2011
Area and Condition for which release YVMV disease prone area of Gujarat
Special Features: The fruits, calyx, stem and leaf of this variety are dark green colour. The fruits are attractive due to its shape and size. Leaf tips are obtuse. The variety found resistant to YVMV diseases than checks.
Name of centre MVRS, Anand
Average yield 141 q/ha

This variety gave 36 and 56 % higher green fruit yield  than the checks GO 2 and Pusa Sawani, respectively. The variety has low population of sucking pests. Fruit quality parameters of this variety viz., ash, mucilage, chlorophyll and carbohydrates are higher as compared to both the checks.