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Carrfields Grandeur F1 Nantes Carrot – WA122 - Winseed International

Grandeur F1 Nantes Carrot – WA122 

Key Details

An outstanding hybrid Nantes variety

  • Good internal and external quality
  • Stable variety, highly adaptable to different
    planting seasons
  • Intermediate resistance to Alternaria
  • Smooth skin
  • Suited to Pre pack market

Maturity: Early to medium maturity
– Summer 100 – 110 days
– Winter 120 – 150 days

Market segment:
– Pre-pack
– Fresh market
Bolting: Excellent bolting tolerance
Storability: Average to good
Target varieties: Soprano, Bolero, Bengala

Disease resistance

Intermediate resistance:
– Alternaria
– Oidium and Cavity spot – still in test, variety
too new to claim resistance
– Top yields with preventative spray program
– Tested under severe disease pressure, with
advantage over competitors

Plant population

1.0 – 1.3 million seeds per hectare

Planting schedule

Foliage characteristics

– Colour medium green
– Length Medium to long
– Strong attachment

Root characteristics

Dimension: Length: 16 – 20 cm
Shape and colour: Long, cylindrical, slightly
tapered
Uniformity and skin smoothness: Excellent,
Smooth skins