Anand Pumpkin 1
Year of Release 2009
Area and Condition for which release Middle Gujarat, Kharif season under irrigated condition
Special Features: The fruits are medium sized, globular in shape with deep yellow flesh colour. Stem and blossom end of fruit is depressed.
Name of centre MVRS, Anand
Average yield 244 q/ ha

This variety gave 49 and 43 % higher fruit yield over Local Check and Pusa Vishwas, respectively. The fruits of this variety possess higher total soluble solids, carotene, total soluble sugars and protein as compared to check varieties.