Red Lady Papaya
Early , vigourous , productive and tolerant to Papaya Ring spot virus.
Plant begin to bear fruit at 60 -80 cm height and have over 30 fruits per plant in each fruit setting season.
Fruits are short , oblong on female plant and rather long -shaped on bisexual plants, weighing about 1.5 - 2 Kgs.
Flesh is Red ,Thick with 13% sugar content and aromatic and good shipper.Specifications:
- No. of seeds per packet - 650 nos.
- No. of seeds required per acre - 900 nos
- Sapcing -Plant to Plant - 7 * 7 ft
- - Row to row -7 * 7 ft
- Nursery - 45 days
- Fruiting - approximately from 8th month from Transplanting.
- Average yield per plant - 100- 150 kgs
- Average weight per fruit - 1.5 - 2 Kgs
- Crop life period - 18 - 24 months