Description: an inter-specific cucurbit hybrid indicated for watermelon and melon grafting. Basco F1 gives the scion the right vigour without excess, good leaf coverage for fruits and long field standability;
Benefits: it increases rind thickness, size (+/-30%), earliness by +4/6 days. It gives good flesh quality and keeps good taste and colour, increase the total yield/surface; indicated for main open field transplanting.
Note: sowing 3-4 days after scion;
Resistances: HR Fom: 0-2; IR Fon: 0-2/ Co:1.