Ready up to 2 weeks before other early varieties, it features an ability to set fruit in cool weather as well as under heat stress. Attractive, glossy fruit is slender, 8-10″ long by 1 ½” to 2 ½” in diameter. Tender, delicately flavored, and quick cooking. Try it with chili paste and ground pork, with a touch of fresh basil and some fish sauce. 58 days. Photo courtesy of Johnny’s Seed.
Care: Plant 12-18″ apart in rows 2-3′ apart in warm sunny area when danger of frost is past. Plants grow 18-24″ tall.