|Variety||Tested under #||Matu rity||Plant type||Fruits||Disease resistance||Remarks|
|Shape||Size (cm)||Ave rage fruit weight (Kg)||Rind||Flesh|
|Sugar Baby||TT-0188||Very early||Compact, good cover||Round||20||3 - 5||Dark green with distinct veins; tough||Bright red, finely grained, sweet texture||-||Good productivity, Very early standard variety, good shipper|
|Kaolac||TT-0257||Early||Medium strong vigour, good cover||Nearly round||25 x 20||6 - 8||Light grey green with darker stripes||Dark pink||Tolerance to Anthracnose||Most popular variety in Nigeria. Tolerance to Anthracnose|
|Charleston Grey||TT-0269||Early||Strong vigour, good cover||Oblong||60 x 25||11-12||Light green with darker stripes||Bright red; smooth; firm and sweet||Tolerance to Anthracnose and Fusarium||Standard variety. Excellent shipper|
Legend & Disclaimer
In cases where specific races or strains are not noted, the variety is resistant to some, but not necessarily all known races or strains of the pathogen.
We have exercised the utmost care compiling these variety descriptions. For the Nigerian market we made some adjustments in the original descriptions from our suppliers based on results in our trials at Kano. For all details on varieties listed, including latest information on resistances, please refer to the websites of our suppliers Enza Zaden (www.enzazaden.com) and Pop Vriend Zaden (www.popvriendseeds.com).