MFH9324 F1 HYBRID INDETERMINATE SALAD TOMATO

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • WIDELY ADAPTED
  • VIGOROUS PLANTS
  • EXCELLENT YIELD POTENTIAL
  • UNIFORM FRUIT WITH EXCELLENT QUALITY

MFH9324 is a very early maturing, strong indeterminate salad tomato for production under protection and open field. The plants have very good vigour, have a medium dense canopy and good fruit set ability. Yield potential and fruit quality are excellent. Fruit are uniform, have smooth shoulders and are oblate in shape and very firm. Fruit colour up early which can be advantageous in the cool season. Percentage marketable yield is very high. MFH9324 has very long shelf life and a lovely tomato flavour with good sweetness. MFH9324 is highly resistant to Verticillium wilt race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium wilt races 1 and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2) and Tomato mosaic (ToMV).

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Adequate light and moderate temperatures with normal levels of potassium are required for optimal colour and taste development
  • Do not defoliate when the fruit is in the mature green stage

CHARACTERISTIC*: MFH9324
KIND:
 Indeterminate F1 hybrid tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.)
PRODUCTION TYPE: Under protection, open field
FIRMNESS: Excellent
MATURITY: Very early
PLANT VIGOUR: Very good
SEASON: Year round culture in frost-free areas
FRUIT WEIGHT: 120 – 160 g
FRUIT SHAPE: Oblate
PEDUNCLE: Jointed
ATTACHMENT POINT: Small, neat
SHOULDER: Smooth
SHOULDER COLOUR: Uniform
COLOUR:
Internal: very good
External: very good
FLAVOUR: Lovely tomato flavour with good sweetness
UNIFORMITY: Excellent
LEAF COVER: Medium
DISEASE REACTION (SCIENTIFIC):
High resistance: Verticillium dahliae race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersici races 1 and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2) and Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV)
MARKETS / END USE: Fresh market, pre-packing, export
POPULATION GUIDE: 24 000 – 28 000 final stand per ha for production under protection. 10 000 – 14 000 final stand per ha for open field
SPECIAL FEATURES: Uniform fruit and very good colour and taste