Germ 5-14 days
Later maturing variety stands out with its appealing color and shape. Fruits are a unique and attractive white with purple-pink blush and a green calyx. Plants are stocky and compact, 14-16” tall, and are thick with soft & fuzzy leaves. Tender flesh and elongated shape, averaging 8” x 1.25”, make them great for grilling or roasting. 30 seeds
Indoors- Start 8-10 weeks before last frost, 1/4” deep with soil temperatures 75-80 degrees. Liquid fertilize seedlings every 7-10 days. Transplant 18” apart when danger of frost has passed.
Harvest- When fruit is shiny and smooth, before losing its luster.
Tips- Plant in fertile soil, water with compost tea every two weeks and use row cover to give the plants extra warmth, especially in the north. Mulch and keep well watered.