Carrfields Gladiator - Nantes Hybrid (WA126) - Winseed International

Gladiator F1 Nantes Hybrid Carrot – WA126 

Key Details

A superb Nantes hybrid with
unparalleled tolerance to Alternaria

  • Unparalleled Alternaria resistance
  • Very strong seedling vigour and good cold
  • Highly adaptable with excellent stand ability and bolting tolerance
  • For fresh and bunching market

Maturity: Early maturity, with excellent hold ability, high splitting tolerance
– Summer 90 – 100 days
– Winter 110 – 130 days

Market segment:
– Fresh
– Bunching
– Processing
Bolting: Excellent bolting tolerance, with extended
planting window
Storability: Average to good
Target varieties: Bolero

Disease resistance

Intermediate resistance
– Alternaria
– Oidium and Cavity spot – resistance still in test
– Xanthamonas – highly tolerant
– Top yields with preventative spray program

Plant population

1.0 – 1.3 million seeds per hectare

Planting schedule

Foliage characteristics

– Dark green
– Length Medium to long
– Strong attachment, suitable for mechanical harvest

Root characteristics

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