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BUDGEE is a mini sized, Eazycos suitable for either whole head or single leaf use. With an open growth habit BUDGEE forms high numbers of uniform leaves making it an ideal variety for processors requiring small cos leaves for salad mixes. BUDGEE is able to be grown year round in the field or hydroponic systems. BUDGEE produces slightly cupped leaves with a narrow stem attachment and provides long shelf life due to the consistently thick leaves.

Variety Features

Mid-dark green colour
Medium sized heads
Medium vigour

Agronomic Considerations

Suitable for open field or hydroponic production
Strong tolerance to tipburn
Strong tolerance to bolting

Disease Resistances

High Resistance: Bl:1-35, Nr:0
Intermediate Resistance: LMV:1

Market Segment

Fresh market
Process market
Available as untreated seed

Harvest Period

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