MURIEL F1 HYBRID DETERMINATE SALADETTE TOMATO

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • EXCELLENT DISEASE RESISTANCE, INCLUDING TSWV
  • FOR WINTER PRODUCTION
  • VERY HIGH YIELD POTENTIAL

Muriel is a vigorous saladette type tomato with a determinate growth habit and is comparable to Monica. Muriel has an excellent disease resistance package High resistance against Verticillium wilt race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium wilt race 2 (Fol: 2) and Root-knot (Mi, Mj). Intermediate resistance against Grey leaf spot (Ss), Bacterial speck race 0 (Pst: 0) and Tomato spotted wilt (TSWV) & Alternaria stem canker (Aal).  Fruits are elongated with bright red colour and weigh 120 – 180 g.

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Muriel can be grown on the same fertiliser programme as Monica
  • Contact your area representative for more information

CHARACTERISTIC*: MURIEL
KIND: F1 hybrid saladette tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.)
TYPE: Determinate saladette
FIRMNESS: Good
MATURITY: Medium
SEASON: All year round frost free areas
FRUIT WEIGHT: 120 – 180 g
FRUIT SHAPE: Blocky
ATTACHMENT POINT: Small, neat
FRUIT  COLOUR: Fruit shoulder very light green turning red. Excellent internal and external colour.
UNIFORMITY: Very good
LEAF COVER: Very good
DISEASE REACTION (SCIENTIFIC):
High resistance: Verticillium dahliae race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersici race 2 (Fol: 2), Meloidogyne incognita (Mi) and Meloidogyne javanica (Mj)
Intermediate resistance: Stemphylium solani (Ss), Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato race 0 (Pst: 0), Tomato spotted wilt virus (TSWV) and Alternaria alternata f. sp. lycopersici (Aal)
MARKETS / END USE: Processing and fresh market
POPULATION GUIDE: 15 000 – 24 000 final stand per ha
SPECIAL FEATURES: Excellent disease package, suggested for winter production