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SAMNUT-16 (M554.76)

Crop Name: Groundnut

National Code: NGAH 91-16

Variety Name: SAMNUT-16

Original Name: M554.76

Outstanding Characteristics: Large high haul yield, high oil content 55-65% (Dry matter basis), rosette resistance, tolerant to early leaf spot, yield 2,800-3,000kg/ha. (2.8-3t/ha)

Agroecological Zones: Northern and Southern Guinea Savanna

Origin/Source: I.A.R. Samaru, Zaria

Developing Institute: I.A.R. Samaru, Zaria


Potential Yield (t/ha): 3

Year of Release: 1988

Year of Registration: 1991