A large triploid watermelon hybrid with excellent taste
• Ideal for summer and early season
• Large to medium, uniform, seedless fruit
• Deep red flesh with long shelf life
• High brix and excellent taste
• Very high yielding with medium vines
A hybrid triploid watermelon.
Main season 85 - 95 days.
Vigorous plant with healthy leaf cover.
Large, uniform, oval fruit with weight of 8 - 11kg. The rind has a medium dark green colour with light green stripes. The flesh has a deep red colour with firm texture, excellent flavour and high brix.
IR: Fusarium wilt (Fon: 0,1), Co(1).
2,500 to 3,000 plants per ha, grafted on a suitable rootstock. Inter-planted with a suitable pollinator variety (833 to 1,500 plants/ha). Total plant population 3,333 to 4,500 plants/ha.
EMBASY is recommended for main season and early production.
A suitable pollinator must be inter-planted at a recommended ratio of 3:1 in the main season, when the conditions are favourable. In the early season and periods of difficult pollination, it is advisable to plant at a ratio of 2:1. Consult our seedless production guidelines for further information.
Features & Benefits:
EMBASY is very high yielding with uniform fruit size. The flesh has a deep red colour, firm texture, excellent flavour and high brix. Suitable for fresh market, fresh-cut and supermarkets.