Zephyr

Lion Seeds hybrids
Single-sprout sterile-base normal-sugary type (NZ) diploid hybrid.

Hybrid type: NZ-type

Producing regions: Central (3) and Urals (9)

Yield indicators:  

  • potential sugar content: 17.4%  
  • potential yield: 50.5 t/ha
  • sugar yield: 8.79 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: early

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