New from Rijk Zwaan
By Dave Harrison
August 2015 — Here’s a trio of new Rijk Zwaan tomato varieties. Daltary RZ (pictured) is a productive, flavourful cherry tomato with an average fruit weight of around 16 grams…
The fruits are strong against splitting and leaking. The trusses have an excellent development of the tip fruits.
Variety 72-190 RZ is a specialty tomato variety shows a very regular plant type. The crop vigour is strong yet generative. It produces regular double trusses. The fruits have a charming dimple and an average fruit weight of 10-12 grams.
And 72-174 RZ has attractive and distinctive strawberry shaped fruit with an average fruit weight of 25 grams. It is suitable for truss harvest. Look for more information on each variety over the next few months.