New heterotic tomato hybrid

УДК 635.64:631.527

R.Kh. Bekov, S.V. Maximov

The initial material for breeding of a new hybrid of tomato F1 Zaur with brown colour of fruits, with high taste and keeping quality is presented. The heterotic hybrid is intended for growing in plastic greenhouses of farms and household farms of Russia. Its characteristic is given, including in comparison with the standard, hybrid F1 Intuition.

Keywords: tomato, hybrid F1, fruit, colour, keeping quality.

R.Kh. Bekov, DSc, chief research fellow of department of breeding and seed growing, All-Russian Research Institute of Vegetable Growing – the branch FSBSI Federal Scientific Vegetable Center E-mail:

S.V. Maksimov, PhD, director general of Centr-Ogorodnik Ltd E-mail: Website:

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For citing: Bekov R.Kh., Maximov S.V. New heterotic tomato hybrid. Potato and Vegetables. 2019. No7. Pp. 34-35.

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