ICICLE RADISH

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • STRONG TALL TOPS
  • EXCEPTIONAL UNIFORM ROOTS
  • WIDELY ADAPTED
  • GOOD YIELD POTENTIAL
  • MILD FLAVOUR

Icicle is elongated tapered, pure white radish with a mild flavour. Icicle is adapted to a wide range of soils and geographical regions. The relative maturity is 28 – 32 days after sowing. Icicle has very strong tops and light green in colour. The root of Icicle is very uniform. Icicle is best suited for bunching and pre-packing.

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Suitable for all year round production
  • Contact the area representative for more information
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Description

CHARACTERISTIC*: ICICLE
TYPE: White radish (Raphanus sativus L. var. sativus L.)
MATURITY: Medium (around 25 – 30 days from sowing)
SEASON: Year round production
ROOT SHAPE: Elongated tapered
DIMENSIONS: 2.5 x 10 – 15 cm
SKIN COLOUR: Pure white
SMOOTHNESS: Very smooth
FLESH COLOUR: Pure white
FLESH TEXTURE: Very firm, crisp
PITH RESISTANCE: Good
CRACK RESISTANCE: Good
FLAVOUR: Mild
TOP: Tall strong foliage
TOP HEIGHT: 15 – 25 cm
TOP COLOUR: Light green
DISEASE REACTION (SCIENTIFIC): 
FIELD HOLDING: Very good
YIELD POTENTIAL: Very good
SUGGESTED POPULATION: 10 – 12 kg per ha, 1.2 – 1.8 million seeds per ha
MARKET USE: Bunching, salad packs and pre-pack
SPECIAL FEATURES: High quality roots with exceptional uniformity, mild flavour