Slightly larger fruited than the small kabocha, averaging 1.75 to 2kg with good yields and good storage potential.
Good yields of thick skinned, dark green fruits with pale stripes with good flavoured orange flesh.
TZ 0357 is the earliest of the three Kalettes® varieties, maturing from October. This variety has superb vigour and produces high yields of Kalettes® which are exceptionally easy to harvest. Remaining in good condition until at least the end of November, this variety develops a great sweet and nutty flavour as the season progresses.
TZ 0101 is an extremely winter hardy Kalettes® variety with slightly shorter stems which are resistant to lodging in high winds, this variety matures from January to February. The Kalettes® will remain in excellent condition during this challenging growing period and have performed well in trials even in heavy snow and freezing conditions.
TZ 0479 has exceptional maturity up the stem, this is the tallest of the three Kalettes® varieties and will produce high yields of tasty Kalettes for the all-important Christmas period, remaining in top quality throughout the whole of November and December.