Granate

Lion Seeds hybrids
Single-seed, diploid hybrid of standard yield (N). It was sewn in all beet-producing regions and demonstrated the yield of up to 700 dt/ha and sugar content of up to 20%.

Hybrid type: N-type

Producing regions: Central Black Earth (5), North Caucasus (6), Lower Volga (8)

Yield indicators:  

  • potential sugar content: 17.4% 
  • potential yield: 46.8 t/ha
  • sugar yield: 8.18 t/ha
Hybrid morphological properties:
  • root shape: cylindrical and conical
  • Root crop embedding into soil: 80–90%
Hybrid disease resistance:

  
Beet necrotic yellow vein virus
✓✓✓
Cercosporosis
✓✓
Ramularia leaf spot
Afanomycete rot
✓✓
Powdery mildew
Root borer
  
Drought resistance

Premature seeding resistance
✓✓

Harvesting period: medium

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