EUFRUIT WP2 Scanning report Y3 "Berry Variety Testing"

In recent years, new varieties of strawberries have been patented. Flavia* and Flaminia* are two of them and they arouse keen interest among the major Farmers Group in Morocco, Tunisia, Spain and Southern Italy where the first pilot-plants have been already planted confirming the good performances of this varieties, both in agronomic and commercial terms. The two cultivars are characterized by early maturity, medium vigor and fruit outside the foliage easy to collect, highly resistant to powdery mildew and leaf and root diseases in general. Also suitable for tired soils, showed good adaptability to the cropping practice and to the organic cultivations or with low environmental impact.
Activity type
Publication of scanning report
Activity work package
Performance of new fruit varieties
Activity number
Activity contact
Luigi Manfrini, Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Agro-Alimentari, Viale Fanin 44, Bologna (Italy). [email protected], +39(0)512096430
Activity partner
CREA, Unibo
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