Thunderbird (Hybrid)


Thunderbird is a vigorous hot set variety that thrives under warm and wet conditions. Yield potential is high on strong manageable plants that have a good balance of cover and ease of harvest. Extra-large, very firm, good-flavored fruit have a deep red interior color as part of Sakata’s high color range. Thunderbird is well suited for farm markets, plant programs, and home gardeners alike. Days to maturity from transplant: 72-75. HR: Aal / Fol: 1-3 / For / Va: 1 / Vd: 1, IR: Sbl / Sl / Ss / TYLCV: Is*.

  • Extra-large, firm fruit
  • Rich color
  • Good hot set performance