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CHARGER is a dark green, vigorous celery for harvesting in the cool of late Autumn/ Winter and early Spring. A direct replacement for Falcon, CHARGER has many of the attributes of its predecessor, it has finely ribbed, highly uniform petioles, is strong against cracking at the knuckles and shows strong tolerance to Septoria spotting. Although not quite as tall as Falcon, bunches of CHARGER are heavier.

Variety Features

Dark green petiole colour
Finely ribbed petioles
Vigorous plant habit

Agronomic Considerations

A hybrid variety
Susceptible to bolting if grown when the pressure is high

Disease Resistances


Market Segment

Fresh market
Available as raw seed

Harvest Period

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec