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NIGHTFALL is a darker and more vigorous Black Glove type suitable for cool and cold season harvest.  Ideal for both babyleaf and bunching NIGHTFALL shows strong tolerance to anthracnose, common on heavy soils in Winter.  In addition, NIGHTFALL is strong against yellowing during periods of heavy rain.  Over several variable Winters NIGHTFALL has proven itself to be an extremely versatile and dependable variety. NIGHTFALL has very high mildew resistance.

Variety Features

Very dark green leaf colour
Oval/pointed leaf shape
Smooth leaf texture

Agronomic Considerations

Moderate tolerance to bolting
Strong tolerance to yellowing

Disease Resistances

High Resistance: Pfs:1-9,11-14
Intermediate Resistance: Pfs:10
Strong field tolerance to anthracnose

Market Segment

Babyleaf market
Bunching market
Process market

Harvest Period

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

Pack Sizes

100M, 500M, 1000M