A good fruit requires a great seed
11 MS 020
Variety of Christmas melon, recommended for early transplants in Campo de Cartagena.
Good-sized fruit, weighing from 3.5-4 kg, with dense netting and very good flavor.
Noted for its high productivity and fruit quality. Long shelf life.
HR: F.o.m. 0,1,2. MNSV.
Piel de Sapo type melon, with medium vigor, very good foliage cover, indicated for March transplants in the open field.
Oval shaped fruit, with good netting and semi-open seed cavity. Juicy flesh, with excellent texture and flavor, and long shelf life.
This variety is especially well adapted to La Mancha’s mid season.
Medium sized, very attractive fruits, they look quite similar to the traditional Piel de Sapo melons.
Outstanding setting capacity and uniformity, providing a high yield at harvest.
IR: Px 1,2,5
A Piel de Sapo melon type, indicated for greenhouse transplants in Almeria and Murcia starting in early February. High vigor plant, with a good leaf canopy that lasts throughout the growing cycle, easy blossoming and high yield. The oval fruit has dense netting, with a nice golden color when ripe. The flesh is noted for its flavor and texture, reaching high levels of Brix when ripe, as well as firmness and good shelf life.
IR: Px 1,2,5
High Resistance. Plant varieties that highly restrict the growth and development of the specified pest or pathogen under normal pest or pathogen pressure when compared to susceptible varieties. These plant varieties may, however, exhibit some symptoms or damage under heavy pest or pathogen pressure.
Intermediate Resistance. Plant varieties that restrict the growth and development of the specified pest or pathogen, but may exhibit a greater range of symptoms or damage compared to high resistant varieties. Intermediately resistant plant varieties will still show less severe symptoms or damage than susceptible plant varieties when grown under similar environmental conditions and/or pest or pathogen pressure.
Physiological races Bl:1-15 of Bremia lactucae (downy mildew) in lettuce are agronomical no longer relevant in Europe, as to the best of our knowledge these races are no longer observed in practice in Europe nowadays. Therefore reference to the races Bl:1-15 is no longer made in resistance claims with regard to B. lactucae. From May 1st 2014 onwards, the resistance claim of a variety refers only to Bl:16-31.
P.s.: Although race Bl:19 is to the best of our knowledge also no longer observed in practice nowadays, reference to the race Bl:19 will continue to be made in resistance claims with regard to B. lactucae to simplify the notation of the resistance claim. In practice this means that for example Bl:16-31 should be understood as Bl:16-18,20-31.
Bacterial Leaf Spot
Cucumber vein yellowing virus
Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus
Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. lycopersici
Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. radicis-lycopersici
Melon necrotic spot virus
Potato Y virus
Px (ex Sf)
Podosphaera xanthii (ex Sphaerotheca fuliginea)
Tomato mosaic virus
Tomato spotted wilt virus