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Cursina 2 Curcuma Variety

Cursina 2 Curcuma (Curcuma xanthorriza roxburghii) is the result of individual selection from South Sumatra. It has oblong elliptic shaped leaf, has 3 – 6 tillers, 57 – 58 cm long and 17 – 21 cm width leaf, green and light green upper and lower leaves, also 8 – 11 numbers of leaves/plant. Its rhizome is oval shaped with light brown skin and yellow-orange flesh, with 640 – 1300 g weight /clump. (more ...)

IP – 3P Jatropa Curcas L. Variety

This variety is a recurrent selection of IP2-P population. Six weeks of seedling, flowering aged in 6 weeks after transplanting, and harvesting aged in 14 weeks after transplanting. (more ...)


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