Second Early Variety
Misty is a Pure Line Seeds introduction developed for earliness. It has a great pea-to-vine ratio, a desirable sieve size, and a fantastic yield potential.
This F1 hybrid is an early Nantes type carrot. The vigorous plant produces a long (20-24 cm) smooth, slender and cylindrical carrot with a diameter of 4-4,5 cm. The shoulders are round, the carrot is slightly tapering and the leaf attachments are not sunken. Barracuda F1 is known for its excellent internal color. The color is dark orange with a small to medium size core. It will not develop green shoulders or a green core at normal to difficult growing conditions. It is not sensitive to conditions that increase longitudinal cracking of the roots. The leaf attachment is medium to small and strong. The leaves grow upright and are not too dense, this helps airflow and limited susceptibility to fungal attack. Barracuda F1 will produce a high yield and is very suitable for processing and fresh market.
PLS 9631 has proved to be a reliable hybrid in extreme conditions and pressures making it slow to bolt. It produces neatly structured shoots and attractive blue-green heads. PLS 9631 has shown good tolerance to hallow steam in wet conditions.
Ferrari was developed by Bakker Brothers for the three sieve market. Ferrari is a glossy dark green podded variety. The plant habitat is a smaller bush with pods being set high in the bush. Since its introduction, Ferrari has become a mainstay variety for many processing and fresh market growers.
This variety is an extra early season variety. Sequoia has strong emergence that produces a plant with vigorous growth. The heads are high and dome-shaped with dark green color reaching a size in excess of 30cm. The weight of the head can range from 750g to 1kg. Sequoia F1 has excellent holding capacity and has shown to hold after harvest up to 7 days. This variety is an excellent producer of high-quality heads.