A versatile summer crisphead lettuce with superior downy mildew resistance
• Medium-large plant frame size
• 45 - 55 days from transplant to maturity
• Ideal for summer to early autumn harvest
• Superior Downy Mildew (Bremia lactucae) resistance (BL: 16 - 32)
SKINDEL is a crisphead type summer lettuce ideal for fresh, pre-packed and processor markets.
45 - 55 days from transplant to harvest.
SKINDEL has a medium to large frame with a deep green colour. A plant population of between 60,000 to 80,000 plants/ha is recommended.
SKINDEL has superior downy mildew (Bremia lactucae) resistance (BL: 16 - 32) as well as resistance to aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri Nr:0).
Features & Benefits:
SKINDEL is quick to mature that gets product earlier on the market with less spraying, irrigation and input costs. It has a good heat tolerance and can handle hot conditions with low risk for detrimental effects. It has a compact, flat round head with good ribbing which makes it attractive and suited for the pre-packed market.