STAR 3006

STAR 3006
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

STAR 3006

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

Type:

F1 Nantes hybrid.

Maturity:

95 - 105 days (summer), 105 - 135 days (winter).

Market Segment:

Fresh market, pre-pack, processing, bunching and juicing markets.

Leaf Characteristics:

Dark green colour, medium to long length, upright growth habit and a strong attachment.

Root Characteristics:

14 – 18 cms root length, cono-cylindrical root shape, intense orange colour and moderately smooth texture.

Bolting:

Minimal bolting under extremely hot conditions.

In-situ Storability:

Good, especially late season.

Disease Resistance:

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

Growing Guidelines:

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