Turbo 840

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Cabbage

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Cucumber

Herb

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Lettuce

Onion

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Watermelon

Turbo 840

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

Type:

A hybrid All Sweet type watermelon.

Maturity:

Main season 85 - 90 days

Plant Characteristics:

Vigorous plant with healthy leaf cover that protect the fruit well.

Fruit Characteristics:

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.

Disease Resistance:

IR: Fusarium (Fon) 1 and Anthracnose (Co) 1.

Plant Spacing:

4,000 to 8,000 plants per ha

Adaption:

TURBO 840 is recommended for main season production.

Pollinator:

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.