Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (4): 939-940.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2020-0239

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A New Okra Cultivar‘Wan Qiukui 3’

YE Sihong*(), LIU Fei, TIAN Changjiu   

  1. Cotton Research Institute,Anhui Academy of Agricultural Sciences,Hefei 230001,China
  • Received:2021-11-18 Revised:2022-03-25 Online:2022-04-25 Published:2022-04-25
  • Contact: YE Sihong


‘Wan Qiukui 3’is a new cultivar selected by pedigree method from the variation single plant of‘Yan Qiukui-1’introduced from Yancheng City,Jiangsu Province. The plant blooms with 5-6 leaves. It take 50 days from sowing in spring to harvest. The skin of the fruit is light green. The shape of the fruit is straight,the length of the fresh fruit is 12-15 cm,the thickness of the fruit is 18-22 mm,the edges number of fruit is five. The average fruit weight is 14.4 g. The number of capsules per plant is 39.9. The fresh fruit yield is 30 000-35 000 kg · hm-2. The cultivar has good precocity,thick flesh,delicious taste,good quality and good commodity properties,which is suitable for deep processing. Because of the wide adaptability,it is suitable for promotion and planting in Anhui and surrounding provinces.

Key words: okra, cultivar

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