MFH9343 F1 HYBRID INDETERMINATE SALAD TOMATO

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • WIDELY ADAPTED
  • EXCELLENT YIELD POTENTIAL
  • RESISTANCE AGAINST TOMATO SPOTTED WILT AND BACTERIAL WILT

MFH9343 is a widely adapted medium maturing, indeterminate hybrid with good vigour. The plants have a medium dense leaf canopy with a good fruit set ability. Yield potential is excellent and fruit quality very good. MFH9343 has very good shelf life and a good tomato flavour. This variety has proven to be a dependable choice for the main season for shade net productions and open field. MFH9343 has high resistance against Verticillium wilt race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium wilt races 1and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2) and Tomato spotted wilt (TSWV)and with intermediate resistance to Bacterial wilt race 1 (Rs: 1).

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Do not over fertilise during the first four weeks and we suggest a high K:N ratio (2:1)

CHARACTERISTIC*: MFH9343
KIND:
 Indeterminate F1 hybrid tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.)
PRODUCTION TYPE: Under protection and open field
SHELF LIFE: Very good
MATURITY: Medium
PLANT VIGOUR: Good
SEASON: Year round culture in frost-free areas
FRUIT WEIGHT: 160 – 210 g
FRUIT SHAPE: Deep oblate
PEDUNCLE: Jointed
ATTACHMENT POINT: Standard
SHOULDER: Slightly ribbed
SHOULDER COLOUR: Uniform
BLOSSOM END: Small, neat
COLOUR:
Internal: good
External: good
FLAVOUR: Good tomato flavour with sweetness
UNIFORMITY: Excellent
LEAF COVER: Medium dense
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 spotted wilt virus (TSWV).
Intermediate resistance: Ralstonia solanacearum race 1 (Rs: 1)
MARKETS / END USE: Fresh market, pre-packing
POPULATION GUIDE: 24 000 – 28 000 final stand per ha for protected production. 10 000 – 14 000 final stand per ha for open field
SPECIAL FEATURES: Vigorous plants