Terralim is a 100% male hybrid that is ideal for white asparagus production in regions with a warm or Mediterranean climate. It combines early production with particularly high class 1 yields. Terralim is also suited to forced early cultivation.
Terralim grows best on fertile, well-drained soils. Our own extensive research has shown that the best results for white asparagus production can be achieved with a planting density of 5-6 plants per linear meter with a planting depth of 18-22 cm. On fertile soils not sensitive to drought or fields that are irrigated and/or where fertigation is present, a planting density of 6-8 plants per linear meter is possible. Thanks to its excellent tip closure, Terralim is ideally suited to extra forcing techniques such as plastic mulch and mini-tunnels.
Terralim has uniform, very upright foliage which has natural resistance to foliage diseases and is not susceptible to lodging. These good foliage traits therefore also make Terralim ideal for organic cultivation methods.
Terralim has an extremely high production potential, excellent quality and a good thickness. The uniform product has a tightly closed tip and almost no susceptibility to pink discoloration and physiological rust. More than 75% of production is in grade class 16-24. Terralim has a good flavour.
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