Adaptability studies of garlic (Allium sativum) advanced lines

  • Asfand Raheel Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
  • Hidayatullah, Raheel Babar Horticulture Research Institute, National Agriculture Research Center (NARC) Islamabad 45500, Pakistan; Forestry, Range, Watershed and Wildlife management, Baluchistan Agriculture College, Quetta. Pakistan
  • Muhammad Arshad Ullah Land Resources Research Institute, National Agricultural Research Centre, Islamabad 45500, Pakistan
  • Ali Zaffar, Maouz Iqbal Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan


The purpose of this research was to identify the most desirable verities adopted in different environmental conditions of the country. Five garlic advance line; NARC Garlic-1, NARC Garlic-3, NARC Garlic-4, NARC Garlic-5 along with ‘Lehsan Gulabi’ as check were evaluated at different locations along with NARC, Islamabad. Different morphological parameters; plant height, plant girth, leaf number per plant and leaf width were studied at four different growth stages. NARC Garlic-1 performed better as compared other advance lines and control tested.

Keywords: Adaptability, garlic, Allium sativum, advance lines


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