Central Island Agriculture Research Institute

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Flowers
Star jasmine (Jasminum nitidum) – a potential loose flower View
Spider orchid ( Arachnis flosaeris ) - a potential cut flower View
Maranda(Calathea crotalifera):a new introduction to cut flower trade View
Red ginger (Alpinia purpurata) – best intercrop in plantation View
Fruits
Andaman Orange Dwarf – A promising dwarf coconut cultivar View
Carambola (Averrhoa carambola): a suitable fruit crop for the islands View
Dweep Sona – A promising dwarf coconut variety View
Dweep Haritha – A promising dwarf coconut variety View
Island spices -Bush Pepper production at home View
Bread fruit – a versatile crop for Bay Islands View
Neil mango (Blue mango)- a custodian farmer variety View
Passion Fruit: nutritious easy fruit crop for Island cropping systems View
Mangifera nicobarica – an endemic wild mango species of Nicobar View
Mitta Champa - a local banana cultivar View
Mangifera andamanica – an endemic wild mango species of conservation interest View
Mangifera griffithi – an endemic wild mango species of conservation interest View
Korangi banana for nutritional security View
Khatta champa – a local banana cultivar View
Cheena Kela – a local banana cultivar View
Kydia mangosteen: a rare flavourful fruit View
The Nicobarese mangosteen (Garcinia celebica) for nutrition and aesthetics View
Novel Systems for Cultivation of Burmese Coriander in Urban Areas View
Malabar Tamarind (Garcinia gummi-gutta):A Potential commercial crop for the island View
Time to utilze the local Kau phal (Garcinia cowa) View
Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana): Future crop for the islands View
Andaman Kokum (Garcinia dhanikhariensis): an endemic fruit with commercial potential View
Burma Phal (Garcinia andamanica): an endemic, flavourful fruit of the islands View
Dragon fruit (Kamalam)– A potential super fruit for Bay Islands View
Woody pepper cultivation: a potential venture for Bay Islands View
CIARI- HanGreens: the green curtains of culantro (Burmese coriander) View
Dragon fruit (Hylocereus sp)- Production technology View
Nature’s own vitamin C factory: the West Indian Cherry View
Blood fruit: a potential fruit cum natural colourant View
Coconut
CARI Omkar – A promising coconut cultivar View
CARI Chandan – A promising coconut cultivar View
CARI Surya – A promising coconut cultivar View
CARI Annapurna – A promising coconut cultivar View
Campbell Bay Tall – A promising coconut cultivar View
Tamaloo Tall – A promising coconut cultivar View
Katchal Tall – A promising coconut cultivar View
Auck Chang Tall – A promising coconut cultivar View
Andaman Giant Tall - A promising coconut cultivar View
Andaman Ordinary Tall - A promising coconut cultivar View