List of rice varieties

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Worldwide there are more than 40,000 different varieties of rice, species name Oryza sativa. Here are some of the common and popular varieties.

Major categories[edit]

There are four major categories of rice worldwide: Indica, japonica, aromatic and glutinous.[1]

African varieties[edit]

Australian varieties[edit]

Bangladeshi varieties[edit]

Cambodian varieties[edit]

Canadian varieties[edit]

Chinese varieties[edit]

Brown rice

Dominican varieties[edit]

French varieties[edit]

Indian varieties[edit]

Rice varieties of Karnataka

Traditional Kerala rice varieties

Assamese rice varieties

Tamil Nadu rice varieties

Indonesian rice varieties/landraces[edit]

Iranian varieties[edit]

Many varieties of rice are cultivated in Iran. A few of them are listed below

Italian varieties[edit]

Japanese varieties[edit]

Nepalese varieties[edit]

Lao / Thai varieties[edit]

Pakistani varieties[edit]

Portuguese varieties[edit]

Philippine varieties[edit]

Sri Lankan varieties[edit]

Spanish varieties[edit]

Bomba Rice.

Thai varieties[edit]

United States varieties[edit]

California varieties[edit]

Louisiana varieties[edit]

Vietnamese varieties[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]