Humber

Lion Seeds hybrids
Single-sprout sterile-based harvest type (E) triploid hybrid

Hybrid type: E-type

Producing regions: North Caucasus (6), Middle Volga (7)

Yield indicators:  

  • potential sugar content: 19.1% 
  • potential yield: 43.9 t/ha
  • sugar yield: 8.4 t/ha
Hybrid morphological properties:
  • root shape: oval 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 and late

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