A multi-purpose Nantes-hybrid variety with highest level of Alternaria tolerance.
• Excellent Alternaria resistance
• Good seedling vigour
• Strong foliage
• Adaptable for pre-pack, freezing, juice and bunching market
F1 Nantes hybrid.
95 - 105 days (summer), 105 - 135 days (winter).
Fresh market, pre-pack, processing, bunching and juicing markets.
Dark green colour, medium to long length, upright growth habit and a strong attachment.
14 – 18 cms root length, cono-cylindrical root shape, intense orange colour and moderately smooth texture.
Minimal bolting under extremely hot conditions.
Good, especially late season.
HR: Alternaria (Ad) and Cavity Spot (Ps).
Sowing: Ensure good seedbed preparation prior to sowing. Pre-pack carrots: 1.0 – 1.8 million seeds per hectare.
Features & Benefits:
Due to its vigour, STAR 3006 requires approximately 30% less Nitrogen than standard nantes varieties Seed formats available:
• Standard seed & Super seed
• World leader in Alternaria Resistance