This spring, growers will have more choice in terms of Spring cycle cucumber varieties. Autumn 2020, De Ruiter launches Vertuo (breeder reference DRCE9613)*, the new De Ruiter cucumber for spring crop for France for Umbrella and "V" cropping systems. Vertuo is a newcomer for spring with a high yield potential, high fruit quality and good behavior against Powdery Mildew (IR Px).
Vertuo has a yield potential confirmed by three years of data collected in France. Moreover, the variety has a steady development of lateral shoots for a stable yield throughout the season. This feature enables the optimization of the planning for labor, picking, packing and selling.
In term of fruits, Vertuo has consistent high-quality fruits throughout the season, showing a nice green uniform color with an average fruit weight and length in line with market requirements.
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