Καρπούζι

Καρπούζι

Αφρικανικής προέλευσης. Ανήκει στην οικογένεια των Κολοκυνθοειδών (Κουκουρβιτιδών) και στο γένος Κουκούμις (πεπόνι) και Κίτρουλλος (καρπούζι).

Είναι μονοετή ποώδη φυτά, αναρριχητικά ή έρποντα, με πολύ διακλαδισμένο ριζικό σύστημα, τριχωτό στέλεχος, μεγάλα φύλλα με λοβούς που εναλλάσσονται, χνουδωτά στο πίσω μέρος, κίτρινα άνθη, μονήρη, αρσενικά ή θηλυκά, το δε σχήμα και χρώμα του καρπού  ποικίλλουν.

Καταναλώνεται κυρίως νωπό. Οι κυριότερες χώρες παραγωγής είναι η Κίνα και η Τουρκία.

WATERMELON RECOMMENDATIONS

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha.

Moment:
- Transplant.

Application purpose:
- Assures an adequate transplant, avoiding any post-transplant stress.

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha.

Moment:
- In stress situations.

Application purpose:
- Eliminates the excess ethylene produced in stress conditions, improving crop health.

Nitroplus 9 + B GA

Dose:
- 10 – 15 L/Ha

Moment:
- During the whole crop cycle. (Every 15 days).

Application purpose:
- Promotes a balanced vegetative growth and continuous root development.
- Supplying the necessary hormonal balance for correct crop development. Improves nutrient absorption and translocation of calcium in the plant.

Stimulante Plus

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha

Moment:
- 2 applications during flowering.

Application purpose:
- Reinforces root growth and promotes root renewal while improving vegetative growth.
- Improves flowering and production yields.

Abundantia

Dose:
- 10 - 15 L/Ha

Moment:
- During fruit filling, alternate with NITROPLUS.

Application purpose:
- Promotes a continuous development of the root system while improving nutrient absorption efficiency.
- Supplies Potassium that is essential for correct fruit filling and sugar production.

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha.

Moment:
- In stress situations.

Application purpose:
- Eliminates the excess ethylene produced in stress conditions, improving crop health.

Stimulante Plus

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha

Moment:
- 2 applications during flowering.

Application purpose:
- Reinforces root growth and promotes root renewal while improving vegetative growth.
- Improves flowering and production yields.

Citocalcium

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha

Moment:
- 2 applications during fructification.

Application purpose:
- Promotes cell division, it assures a correct cell development in the fruits. This gives way to improving fruit caliber and organoleptic qualities.

Set

Dose:
- 2 - 5 L/Ha

Moment:
- Periodical applications during flowering and fructification.

Application purpose:
- Supplies readily assimilable Calcium, which is essential for cell wall formation, improving its mechanical resistance.

Sugar Mover

Dose:
- 2 - 4 L/Ha

Moment:
- 45 and 25 days before the harvest.

Application purpose:
- Controls excessive vegetative growth and improves sugar movement from vegetative tissues towards the fruits.