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Carrots

Carrfields Apollo hybrid Kuroda - WA120 - Winseed International

Apollo hybrid Kuroda – WA120

Key Details

Maturity: Early maturity

  • Summer 90- 100 days
  • Winter 120 – 130 days

Market segment:

  • Pre – pack
  • Processing
  • Fresh market

Texture / weight: Smooth skins, 220 – 250 g tubers @ 110 days @ 1.1 million / ha

Bolting: Good bolting tolerance

Storability: Average to good

Disease resistance

Intermediate resistance: Alternaria
Good tolerance to powdery mildew over drier months
Dark green healthy foliage with 5 star plant health

Plant population

Fresh / bunches:
1.0 – 1.3 million seeds per hectare
Juicing / processing: 750 000 – 850 000 per hectare

Planting schedule

Foliage characteristics
  • Colour medium green
  • Tall foliage, very strong growth
  • Strong attachment
Root characteristics

Length: 15 – 18 cm

Shape: Tapered, broad shoulders, tapering evenly to a point

Uniformity: Excellent