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Catalogue USA 2020

Lettuce | Leafy Lollo

Lettuce | Leafy Lollo Bionda Ilema Ilema is an impressively voluminous green Lollo. It has a strong plant with nice curliness and a unique combination of good growth speed combined with good weight. Resistances: HR: Bl:16-33EU/1-9US/Nr:0/Pb/TBSV | IR: LMV:1/Fol:1 Ilema Fossey Fossey is appreciated for its good volume, nice dark red color and well-filled leaves. Fossey can be grown the whole season. Resistances: HR: Bl:16-26,28,32EU/1-9US/Nr:0 Eazyleaf is an easy-to-process, high-yielding selection of “one-cut ready” green and red head lettuces and comes in a variety of leaf types that offer fantastic taste and convenience. Featuring brilliant colors and diverse leaf shapes, this product line reflects European tastes, with superior texture, loft and visual appeal. The Eazyleaf brand represents compact lettuce varieties that are extremely easy to slice and prepare. The plants have a narrow base so leaves can be quickly harvested in the field or in the kitchen with little waste. In just one cut, the heads separate into many small, uniformly-sized leaves. This product can be used as a replacement for traditional Babyleaf lettuce mixes. Eazyleaf provides a new alternative with improved eating quality and shelf life. Eazyleaf offers: • A full assortment of leaf shapes and colors. • Excellent loft, texture and flavor. • Improved product storability and shelf life. • Strong yet flexible leaves. • A high percentage of usable product. • Flexibility to be sold as a loose leaf mix or a case of mixed heads. Benefits to the entire chain The Eazyleaf brand assortment benefits the entire supply chain. Eazyleaf offers growers efficiency and improved genetics, retailers get superior shelf life and appearance, and consumers enjoy the unique taste these flavorful lettuces bring to the table. Eazyleaf shapes including Oakleaf, Tango, Incised, Little Gem and Romaine, in variants of green and red, create an instantly appealing salad for consumers, who enjoy the loft, texture, variety and ease of preparation from bagged mixes or whole-head packaging. As new varieties are commercialized each year, the potential for even more intriguing mixes continues. Eazyleaf’s adaptability beyond large commercial operations to include small farm and greenhouse growth across North America is also establishing Eazyleaf varieties as key leafy players in the expanding ‘locally grown’ food trend. 10 | Enza Zaden Enza Zaden | 11

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