A large, all-sweet type watermelon hybrid with excellent fruit quality
• Large uniform fruit
• Deep red flesh colour with crisp texture and high brix
• Very high yield potential
• Resistant to Fusarium & Anthracnose
A hybrid All Sweet type watermelon.
Main season 85 - 90 days
Vigorous plant with healthy leaf cover that protect the fruit well.
Large, uniform elongated fruit with weight of 10 - 13kg. The rind has a medium green colour with light green stripes. The flesh has a deep red colour and crisp texture, with very good flavour and high brix.
IR: Fusarium (Fon) 1 and Anthracnose (Co) 1.
4,000 to 8,000 plants per ha
TURBO 840 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:
TURBO 840 is high yielding, with large elongated fruit of uniform shape and size. The flesh has a deep red colour, crisp texture, very good flavour and high brix.