Panniyur 8 – High yielding, field tolerant to phytophthora foot rot and drought. Hybrid (HB 20052) Panniyur 6 x Panniyur 5. Panniyur 8 released on 2013.its perform well in open condition, light purple coloured shoot tip and dark green coloured spikes. It gives 3000 kg dry pepper / ha.
Panniyur 2 – It is a variety released from Pepper Research Station, Panniyur in 1991. Panniyur 2 is an open pollinated progeny of “Balankotta”. This variety is shade tolerates shaded condition and suited to all pepper growing areas of Kerala. It has pale purple coloured shoot tip, medium long spikes. It is high yielding and alternate bearing variety. Panniyur 2 is a vigorous in growth and has a non-pigmented growing tip. It gives a yield of 4.5 kg green pepper per vine with a dry recovery of 35.7%. The average dry pepper yield is 2,570 kg and the potential yield is 3,313kg/ha.
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