A large, crimson sweet-type watermelon hybrid with improved appearance
• Uniform, oval fruit with dark green rind and
crimson red flesh
• Crisp texture, good flavour and brix
• Uniform fruit size of 10kg to 15kg
• Very high yield potential
• Resistant to Fusarium & Anthracnose
A hybrid Crimson Sweet type watermelon.
Main season 85 - 90 days.
Vigorous plant with healthy leaf cover and high, uniform yield.
Large size, uniform oval-round fruit with weight of 10 - 15kg. The rind has a dark green colour with medium green stripes, and is resistant to sunburn. The flesh has a crimson red colour and crisp texture, with good flavour and brix.
IR: Fusarium (Fon) 0,1 and Anthracnose (Co) 1, 3.
4,000 to 8,000 plants per ha.
CARINA is recommended for main season production.
Approximately 7 male flowers develop for every female flower. When flowers appear, 2 to 4 bee hives should be placed per ha.
Features & Benefits:
CARINA is very high yielding, with large oval-round fruit of uniform shape and size. The rind is attractively dark green, with medium green stripes, and is resistant to sunburn. The flesh has crimson red colour and crisp texture, with good flavour and brix.