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Star 9065

Star 9065

1 900,00MTPreço
The fruits are firm, bright red with a good shelf life, uniform in size and shape, and resistant to cracking. The plants are easy to manage, produce high-quality fruits, and have a good resistance to diseases. This hybrid is a popular choice for farmers looking to produce high yields of uniform, high-quality saladette tomatoes for the fresh market. The fruit's long shelf life also makes it a good choice for informal markets, allowing farmers to store and transport the tomatoes without worrying about spoilage. Overall, STAR 9065 is an excellent choice for farmers looking for a high-yielding, disease-resistant, and long-lasting saladette tomato hybrid.

    A determinate saladette tomato with excellent fruit quality on a highly disease-resistant plant

    • Compact growth, with a very high yield
    • Extended bearing period
    • Exceptional leaf disease tolerance
    • Very attractive shape and size
    • Unique disease resistance package


    A determinate saladette tomato hybrid with long shelf life, suited to open-field production for the fresh and informal markets as a trellised or untrellised type.


    Early maturing variety. In Summer plantings the first fruit will mature in 75 - 80 days after transplanting. The date of harvesting may vary by as much as 10 days between early and late season plantings. This needs to be taken into consideration when planning planting schedules under different growing conditions.

    Plant Characteristics:

    Vigorous determinate growth habit with exceptional leaf cover on a highly disease resistant plant.

    Fruit Characteristics:

    STAR 9065 has very high quality blocky/cylindrical fruit with an average mass of 130 - 160 g. Fruit quality is exceptional with a deep red colour, thick walls, good flavour and no green shoulders present. STAR 9065 has a very high marketable yield potential with a high percentage of large first grade fruit. Fruit size is maintained to the top of the plant.

    Plant Population:

    Although STAR 9065 could be grown without trellising, it is highly recommended to be trellised to 1 – 3 wires. The planting density should be chosen to give 15,000 - 21,000 plants per hectare. The row spacing should not be less than 35cm between plants for un-trellised production, a plant population of 10,000 - 15,000 plants per hectare with a row spacing of not less than 2 - 2.5m and an in-row spacing of 27 - 30 cm is recommended.

    Disease Resistance:

    HR: Verticillium Wilt (Va,Vd), Fusarium Wilt (Fol 1, 2), Tobacco Mosaic Virus (TMV).
    IR: Root-knot Nematodes (Ma, Mi,Mj), Bacterial Wilt (Rs), Powdery Mildew (Lt).

    Features & Benefits:

    STAR 9065 provides the grower with a compact, vigorous, determinate plant, together with its uniform fruit size and high yield capability.

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