Alcachofra

Alcachofra

Nativa da zona do norte de África e do sul da Europa. Pertence à família Compositae e ao género Cynara.

Planta vivaz, bianual e trianual, com talos erguidos, grossos e ramificados, sistema radicular extraordinariamente potente, folhas longas, pubescentes e grandes, flores terminais grossas, rodeadas por escamas membranosas na base constituindo a parte comestível e o fruto é um aquénio de forma oblonga e cor acinzentada.

A zona Mediterrânica produz a maior parte da produção mundial.

ARTICHOKE RECOMMENDATIONS

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha

Moment:
- Transplant.

Application purpose:
- Guarantees a successful transplant diminishing post-transplant stress.

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha

Moment:
- Stress situations during the crop cycle.

Application purpose:
- Eliminates the excess ethylene produced in stress situations.
- Suitable for times of plant exhaustion.

Nitroplus Stoller

Dose:
- 10 - 15 L/Ha

Moment:
- During the whole crop cycle every 15 days.

Application purpose:
- Promotes a continuous root development, improving this way water and nutrient absorption. It supplies a hormonal balance necessary for correct crop development.

Stimulante Plus

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha

Moment:
- Add once a month.

Application purpose:
- Reinforces root activity, stimulating root renewal to improve the plant’s water and nutrient absorption capacity.

Abundantia

Dose:
- 10 - 15 L/Ha

Moment:
- From first bud set every 15 days (alternate with NITROPLUS).

Application purpose:
- Application of Potassium and Ureic Nitrogen together with root renewing Stoller technology which maximizes the plant’s nutrient absorption capacity which guarantees a correct artichoke development.

Bioforge

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha

Moment:
- Stress situations during the crop cycle.

Application purpose:
- Eliminates the excess ethylene produced in stress situations.
- Suitable for times of plant exhaustion.

Stimulante Plus

Dose:
- 1 L/Ha

Moment:
- Vegetative development.

Application purpose:
- Supplies the necessary hormonal balance for a correct crop development, avoiding physiological disorders.

Citocalcium

Dose:
- 1 - 2 L/Ha

Moment:
- Vegetative stimulation under adverse climatic conditions.

Application purpose:
- Stimulates vegetative growth and artichoke head formation, increasing their caliber.