Varieties of Cashew




Madakkathara- 1

Hybrid/Type : Tree No.39 of Bapatla
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : November
Fruiting : January-March
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 72
Nut weight : 6.2g
Kernel weight : 1.64 g
Shelling% : 26.8
Export grade : W280
Mean nut yield/tree : 13.8 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)




Kanaka (H-1598)

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage : BLA-139-1 X h3-13
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : November- December
Fruiting : December -March
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 70
Nut weight : 6.8 g
Kernel weight : 2.08 g
Shelling% : 30.58
Export grade : W280
Mean nut yield/tree : 12.8 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)

Dhana (H-1608)

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage  : ALGD-1 X K-30-1
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : December- January
Fruiting : January-March
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 72
Nut weight : 8.2g
Kernel weight : 2.44 g
Shelling% : 29.8
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 10.66 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts),
Karnataka(Kolar district),
Orissa(Dhenkanal district)


Amrutha (H-1597)

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage : BLA-139-1 x H-3-13
Canopy type : Spreading
Flowering : December- January
Fruiting : January-March
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 72
Nut weight : 7.18 g
Kernel weight : 2.24 g
Shelling% : 31.58
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 18.35 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)

Priyanka (H-1591)

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage  : BLA-139-1 x H-30-1
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : December- January
Fruiting : February-May
Apple Colour : Yellowish red
Juice% : 67
Kernel weight : 2.87 g
Shelling% : 26.57
Export grade : W180
Mean nut yield/tree : 17.03 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)



Madakkathara -2 (NDR-2-1)

Hybrid/Type : Neduvellur
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : January-March
Fruiting : February-May
Apple Colour : Red
Juice% : 68
Nut weight : 7.25 g
Kernel weight : 1.88 g
Shelling% : 26
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 17 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)

K-22-1

Hybrid/Type : Kottarakkara 22
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : December- February
Fruiting : February-March
Apple Colour : Red
Juice% : 67.5
Nut weight : 6.2g
Kernel weight : 1.6 g
Shelling% : 26.5
Export grade : W280
Mean nut yield/tree : 13.2 Kg
Area recommended : Kerala
(Kasaragod,Kannur,Malappuram,Kozhikode,Palakkad districts)




Vengurla-4

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage : Midnapur red x Vetore-56
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : November- December
Fruiting : February-May
Apple Colour : Red
Juice% : 76
Nut weight : 7.7 g
Kernel weight : 1.91 g
Shelling% : 31
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 17.2 Kg
Area recommended : All over India except Kerala and Tamilnadu

Vengurla-6

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage  : Vetore-56 x Ansur-1
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : November-December
Fruiting : February-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 85
Nut weight : 8 g
Kernel weight : 1.91 g
Shelling% : 28
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 13.8 Kg
Area recommended : Maharashtra (Konkan region, Kolhapur)




Vengurla-7

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage : Vengurla-3 x M-10/4( Vri-1)
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : November- December
Fruiting : March-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 86
Nut weight : 10 g
Kernel weight : 2.9 g
Shelling% : 30.5
Export grade : W180
Mean nut yield/tree : 18.5 Kg
Area recommended : Maharashtra, (Konkan region),
Karnataka (Dakshina Kannada, UttaraKannada, Shimoga, Bidar),
Goa (North and South Goa), Gujarat(Valsad)

BPP-4

Hybrid/Type : 9/8 Epurupalem
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : February- April
Fruiting : April-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 64
Nut weight : 6 g
Kernel weight : 1.15 g
Shelling% : 323
Export grade : W400
Mean nut yield/tree : 10.5 Kg
Area recommended : Andhra Pradesh (Srikakulam,Visakapatanam, Vijayanagaram)




BPP-6

Hybrid/Type : T.No.56
Canopy type : Open/spreading
Flowering : February- May
Fruiting : April-June
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 74
Nut weight : 5.2 g
Kernel weight : 1.44 g
Shelling% : 24
Export grade : W400
Mean nut yield/tree : 10.5 Kg
Area recommended : Andhra Pradesh (Srikakulam,Visakapatanam, Vijayanagaram)

BPP-8 ( H2/16)

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid
Parentage  : T1 x T39
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : February- April
Fruiting : April-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 64
Nut weight : 8.2 g
Kernel weight : 1.89 g
Shelling% : 29
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 14.5 Kg
Area recommended:Andhra Pradesh (Srikakulam,Visakapatanam, Vijayanagaram ,East and West Godavari),Orissa (Dhenkanal,Badnak, Naigarh, Gurgaon, Keonjar),West Bengal (East and West Midnapur,Jharkhand ( East and West Singhbhum),Chattisgarh (Bastar Region)




VRI (Cw)H1

Hybrid/Type : Hybrid  of  M 26/2 with M 26/1
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : January-April
Fruiting : March – June
Apple Colour : Pink with yellow tinge
Nut weight : 7.2 g
Kernel weight : 2.2 g
Shelling% : 30.5
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 13.2 Kg
Area recommended : Cuddalore and  Ariyalur Districts

Vridhachalam-3( M 26/2)

Hybrid/Type : Edayanchavadi material
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : January- February
Fruiting : Febrauary-May
Apple Colour : Red
Juice% : 72.8
Nut weight : 7.18 g
Kernel weight : 2.16 g
Shelling% : 29.1
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 11.68 Kg
Area recommended:Tamil Nadu(Cuddalore,Pudukottai,Trichy,Kerala(Trivandrum,Kollam)



Ullal-1

Hybrid/Type : 8/46 Thaliparamba
Canopy type : Medium spreading
Flowering : November- April
Fruiting : Febrauary-May
Apple Colour : yellow
Juice % : 64.2
Nut weight : 6.7 g
Kernel weight : 2.05 g
Shelling% : 30.7
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 16 Kg
Area recommended : Karnataka(Uttara Kannada,Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, shimoga)


Ullal-2

Hybrid/Type : 3/67 Guntur
Canopy type : Medium spreading
Flowering : December- March
Fruiting : Febrauary-April
Apple Colour : Red
Juice% : 64.1
Nut weight : 6 g
Kernel weight : 1.83 g
Shelling% : 30.5
Export grade : W320
Mean nut yield/tree : 9 Kg
Area recommended : Karnataka( Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, shimoga)



Ullal-3

Hybrid/Type : 5/37 Manchery
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : November- January
Fruiting : January- March
Apple Colour : Dark Red
Juice % : 66.1
Nut weight : 7 g
Kernel weight : 2.1 g
Shelling% : 30.
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 14.7 Kg
Area recommended : Karnataka, ( Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Belgaum, Shimoga)

Ullal-4

Hybrid/Type : 2/77 Tuni -AP
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : December- March
Fruiting : January- March
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 65.4
Nut weight : 7.2 g
Kernel weight : 2.15 g
Shelling% : 31
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 9.5 Kg
Area recommended:Karnataka( Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, shimoga)



Chintamani-1

Hybrid/Type : 8/46 Thaliparmba
Canopy type : Open
Flowering : January-April
Fruiting : Febrauary- May
Apple Colour : Yellowish red
Juice % : 65.4
Nut weight : 6.9 g
Kernel weight : 2.1 g
Shelling% : 31
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 7.2 Kg
Area recommended : Karnataka (Kolar Parts-Kolar)

UN-50

Hybrid/Type : 2/27 Nileswar-T.No.25
Canopy type : Medium
Flowering : November-January
Fruiting : Febrauary- May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 65.2
Nut weight : 9 g
Kernel weight : 2.24 g
Shelling% : 32.8
Export grade : W180
Mean nut yield/tree : 10.5 Kg
Area recommended:Karnataka( Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, shimoga)



NRCC-2

Hybrid/Type : Type
Parentage  : 2/9 Dicherla
Canopy type : Medium Compact
Flowering : November-January
Fruiting : February- March
Apple Colour : Pink
Nut weight : 9.2 g
Kernel weight : 2.15 g
Shelling% : 28.6
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 9 Kg
Area recommended : Karnataka (Dakshina Kannada)

Jhargram-1

Hybrid/Type : Type
Parentage  : T.No 16 of Bapatla
Canopy type : Medium Compact
Flowering : February- April
Fruiting : April-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 63.5
Nut weight : 5 g
Kernel weight : 1.5 g
Shelling% : 30
Export grade : W320
Mean nut yield/tree : 8.5 Kg
Area recommended:West Bengal (East and West Midnapur, Purulia)



Bhubaneswar-1

Hybrid/Type : WBDC-5 (V36/3)
Canopy type : Compact
Flowering : January-March
Fruiting : March-May
Apple Colour : Reddish Yellow
Nut weight : 4.6 g
Kernel weight : 1.47 g
Shelling% : 32
Export grade : W320
Mean nut yield/tree : 10.5 Kg
Area recommended : Orissa (Dhenkanal, Naigarh, Koraput)

Goa-1

Hybrid/Type : Balli-2
Canopy type : Semi spreading
Flowering : December- February
Fruiting : March-May
Apple Colour : Yellow
Juice% : 68
Nut weight : 7.6 g
Kernel weight : 2.2 g
Shelling% : 30
Export grade : W210
Mean nut yield/tree : 7 Kg
Area recommended:Goa (North & South Goa)