ROBIN F1 HYBRID INDETERMINATE CHERRY TOMATO

OUTSTANDING QUALITIES

  • RED CHERRY VARIETY
  • OUTSTANDING FLAVOUR AND HIGH SUGAR CONTENT
  • CRACKING RESISTANCE AND EXCELLENT SHELF LIFE
  • EXCELLENT YIELD POTENTIAL
  • HIGH RESISTANCE TO COMMON LEAF DISEASES

Robin is a vigorous, indeterminate baby cherry tomato variety especially suited for production under protection. Yield potential is very good with good adaptability. Robin is preferred due to the excellent flavour, high sugar content and bright red fruit colour. Robin’s fruit is unlikely to crack and weigh approximately 15 g with a very good shelf life. Robin has the ability to set fruit under cool conditions and has high resistance to Fusarium wilt races 1 and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2), Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV: 0-2), Leaf mold races A – E (Ff: A-E) and intermediate resistance to Tomato yellow leaf curl (TYLCV) and Grey leaf spot (Ss).

SPECIAL VARIETAL REQUIREMENTS

  • None

CHARACTERISTIC*: ROBIN
KIND:
Indeterminate F1 hybrid tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.)
TYPE: Cherry
PRODUCTION TYPE: Under protection
FIRMNESS: Excellent
MATURITY: Medium  70 days
PLANT VIGOUR: Medium
SEASON: Year round culture in frost-free areas
FRUIT WEIGHT: 15 – 20 g
FRUIT SHAPE: Globe , cherry
PEDUNCLE: Jointed
ATTACHMENT POINT: Minute, neat
SHOULDER: Smooth, slightly ribbed in early stage
SHOULDER COLOUR: Light green
COLOUR: Red
FLAVOUR: Outstanding
UNIFORMITY: Excellent
LEAF COVER: Good
DISEASE REACTION (SCIENTIFIC):
High resistance: Fusarium oxysporumf.splycopersici races 1 and 2 (Fol: 1 – 2), Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV:0 – 2),  Fulvia fulva races A-E (Ff:A–E)
Intermediate resistance: Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV), Stemphillium solani (Ss)
MARKET USE: Single fruit, pre-packing, export
POPULATION GUIDE: 24 000 – 28 000 final stand per ha
SPECIAL FEATURES: Outstanding flavour and colour and high yield potential. Suitable for open field production