Soprano

Baby Corn

Beans

Beetroot

Brinjal

Broccoli

Bunching Onion

Cabbage

Carrot
Cauliflower

Cucumber

Herb

Hot Pepper

Lettuce

Onion

Pumpkin

Squash

Sweet Corn

Sweet Melon

Sweet Pepper

Swiss Chard

Tomato

Watermelon

Soprano

An elegant hybrid variety with superior root-quality and yield

• Improved internal and external colour
• Very homogenous, well stumped and smooth roots
• Good level of silvering tolerance
• Intermediate resistance to Alternaria, Oidium and Cavity Spot
• Ideally suited to the pre-pack market

Type:

F1 Nantes hybrid.

Maturity:

100 - 110 days (summer), 110 - 140 days (winter).

Market Segment:

Fresh market and pre-pack markets.

Leaf Characteristics:

Dark green colour, medium to long length, upright growth habit with an ideal for mechanical harvesting attachment.

Root Characteristics:

16 - 20 cm root length, long cylindrical with slight taper root shape, dark orange colour with a small core, extremely smooth texture and excellent uniformity.

Bolting:

Excellent Bolting tolerance.

In-situ Storability:

Moderate to good storability.

Disease Resistance:

ID: Alternaria (Ad), Oidium and Cavity Spot (Ps).

Growing Guidelines:

Sowing: Ensure good seedbed preparation prior to sowing. Pre-pack carrots: 1.0 – 1.8 million seeds per hectare.

Features & Benefits:

Superior root quality – demands premium returns.