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Desert Eagle

  • Desert Eagle

Strong tolerance to internal tipburn and bolting

U.S. Protected Variety/U.S. Patent No. 9,883,650

CHARACTERISTICS
Typology

Lettuce Iceberg

Large plant frame and good head cover

Large, smooth heads with good weight

Strong tolerance to internal tipburn and bolting

description
  • Large plant frame and good head cover.
  • Large, smooth heads with good weight.
  • Flattened to round shape and flat butt with smooth ribs.
  • Uniform for size, shape and maturity.
  • Short to medium core length.
  • 4 to 5 days earlier to harvest than Midway, LT 4083 and Pinochle.
  • Very uniform and consistent during the slot.
  • Strong internal tolerance to tipburn and bolting.
Crop calendar
Yuma/Imperial Valley
January February March April May June July August September October November December
  • Sowing
  • Transplanting
  • Harvest

Vilmorin is a brand of the Business Unit Vilmorin-Mikado. The genetic resistances are not dispensed from prophylactic measures to be used as an addition. Our recommendations, suggestions, growing cycles and maturity information are only indicative and based on our own observations and our general experience. They are not contractual and they do not necessarily imply a successful harvest and/or result. The success of the cultivation also depends on factors non-related with the seed.