zs61 (Cichorium intybus)
Ruby red variety, both inside and outside, with very white, delicate ribs. Good medium-size compact heads. Tolerates high temperatures well. Weighs about 350g. Harvest about 70 days after planting.
Type: for harvesting in autumn, radicchio Chioggia (Palla rossa)
Recommended crop rotation: 3 years
Temperature requirements: low
Nutrient requirements: low
Pelleted seeds (pills). The seeds are coated with mineral fillers. The aim is to standardise size and shape to facilitate (technical) sowing. The biocompatible pills are sold per piece.