It is a multi-use variety that can be enjoyed fresh off the vine, processed, and since it holds up well, is a good variety for picking the slightly immature fruits at the end of the season, wrapping in newspaper, and storing in a cool, dark place for fresh use into the fall.
- Nichols Garden Nursery Catalogs. Various Years.
- "A Flower Child Visits the Land of Glasnost," by Judith Goldsmith.
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