SUPREME PLUS ICEBERG LETTUCE

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • WIDELY ADAPTALE
  • MEDIUM TO LARGE HEADS
  • VERY GOOD UNIFORMITY
  • SLOW TO BOLT

Supreme Plus is a variety for spring, summer to early autumn production. The heads have a flat neat butt with a small core. Tip burn tolerance is excellent. Heads are medium to large. Can be used for pre-packing due to its size as well as for the box market. Also has a good disease package.  

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Widely adapted for spring, summer and early autumn productions.
  • Contact area representative for a sowing guide

Description

KIND: Lettuce (Lactuca sativa L. var. capitata L.)
TYPE: Iceberg Lettuce
MATURITY: Approximately 55-60 days from transplant to harvest
SEASON: Spring, Summer to early Autumn
HEAD SIZE: Medium to large
HEAD COLOUR: Medium green
DISEASE: High resistance: Bremia lactucae races 1-4
BUTT CORE: Flat neat butt with small core
HEAD SOLIDITY: Good
BOLTING REACTION: Slow
UNIFORMITY: Very good
MARKETS / END USE: Hydroponics, novelty & home garden
POPULATION GUIDE: Hydroponic production:  55000 plants final stand per ha
Open field production:  55000 plants final stand per ha
SPECIAL FEATURES: Only for Autumn to Spring production