Maestro

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

Maestro

An exceptionally high-yielding main season variety.

• High yield with high potential pre-pack percentage
• Uniform cylindrical and well stumped roots
• Excellent pre-pack quality with high silvering tolerance
• Outstanding shelf appearance
• High disease resistance

Type:

F1 Nantes hybrid.

Maturity:

115 - 125 days (summer), 125 - 155 days (winter).

Market Segment:

Fresh market, pre-pack and bunching.

Leaf Characteristics:

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

Root Characteristics:

14 – 18 cms root length, cylindrical root shape, deep orange colour and exceptionally smooth texture with no silvering.

Bolting:

Negligible bolting under extremely hot conditions.

In-situ Storability:

Good storability.

Disease Resistance:

HR: Alternaria (Ad).
ID: Powdery Mildew (Eh) and Root Fly.

Growing Guidelines:

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

Features & Benefits:

Silvering Tolerance – provides extended visual presentation on the shelf. Seed Formats available:
• Standard
• Super
• Mini-Pellet