Gujarat Anand White Onion 2
Year of Release 2014
Area and Condition for which release Middle Gujarat, Rabi season under irrigated condition
Special Features: The bulb of this variety has white skin colour, globe shape and big in size.
Name of centre MVRS, Anand
Average yield 595 q/ha

This variety exhibited 25 and 45 % higher bulb yield over the check varieties GWO-1 and PWF-131, respectively. It contains higher TSS, pyruvic acid, reducing sugar, non reducing sugar and total carbohydrates as compared to the checks. This variety had low purple blotch disease index  and number of thrips  as compared to both the checks. It has more number of long leaves and low percentage of bolting and jointed bulb than both the checks.