Flowering starts about 60 days after transplanting. Early and high yielding Italian variety. 30-48"H plants produce 7-9"L, slender, dark purple-black, uniform, cylindrical fruits with a distinct green calyx. Excellent shelf life. Perfect for grilling, frying, stuffing, and baking. USES: Commercial, Fresh Markets, Home Gardens.
Created from a controlled method of pollination in which the pollen of two different species or varieties is crossed by human intervention. Typical F1 varieties are deliberately created to breed a desired trait. Gardeners who use hybrid plant varieties usually purchase new seed every year, however, over several years the seed could eventually be used for open pollination
VEGETABLE SEED AND PLANTING GUIDE
|Direct Seed (100 Ft.)||Distance Apart In Row After Thinning||Space Between Rows||Planting Depth|
* This is an estimated guide. Conditions may vary considerably due to location.
ESTIMATED DAYS TO MATURITY
APPROXIMATE SEED COUNT
- 6,250 per Oz.
- 100,000 per Lb.
Tomato Mosaic Virus (Intermediate)
Cucumber Mosaic Virus (Intermediate)
- Marigold deters nematodes