Nerine* F1 Hybrid Indeterminate Salad Tomato

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • RESISTANT TO TOMATO CURLY STUNT AND ROOT–KNOT NEMATODE
  • VERY GOOD FRUIT QUALITY
  • UNIFORM FRUIT SIZE AND SHAPE
  • GOOD LEAF COVER AND VIGOUR

Nerine* is an indeterminate salad tomato from Sakata’s local breeding programme. Nerine* has very good fruit quality, uniform fruit size and a very good disease package. Nerine* has high resistance to Verticillium wilt race 1 (Vd: 1), Fusarium wilt races 1 and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2), Tomato mosaic (ToMV), intermediate resistance to Tomato curly stunt (ToCSV) and Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV). Nerine* performed very well during winter production in greenhouse production systems and very good results when grafted on medium strength rootstock.

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

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CHARACTERISTIC: NERINE*
KIND: Indeterminate F1 hybrid tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.)
PRODUCTION TYPE: Under protection
FIRMNESS: Very good
MATURITY: Medium
PLANT VIGOUR: Strong
SEASON: Year round production in frost free area
FRUIT WEIGHT: 140 – 160 g
FRUIT SHAPE: Oblate
PEDUNCLE: Jointed
ATTACHMENT POINT: Medium, neat
SHOULDER: Smooth to slightly ribbed
SHOULDER COLOUR: Uniform
COLOUR:
Internal: very good
External: very good:
FLAVOUR: Good
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), Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV)
Intermediate resistance: Tomato curly stunt virus (ToCSV) and Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV)
MARKETS / END USE: Fresh market and pre-pack
POPULATION GUIDE: 20 000 – 24 000 final stand per ha for production under protection
10 000 – 14 000 final stand per ha for open field
SPECIAL FEATURES: Excellent quality and firmness. Resistant to Tomato curly stunt virus