Tennessee (Tennessee Prolific)

Large to very large, roundish conical, color bright red; quality good. Flowers perfect. Popular in southeastern States. Tennessee.

Thompson (Lady Thompson)

Large, ovate, regular; color crimson; quality good. Flowers perfect. Double-starred in the South and Southeast. North Carolina.


Large, roundish conical, compressed, often irregular; color bright crimson. Flesh quite firm; quality very good. Pistillate. Grown east of the lakes mainly.

Uncle Sam

Large to very large, conical; color bright red. Flesh quite firm; quality very good. Perfect flowers. A new variety that seems promising. Ohio.

Van Deman

Medium, oblate conical; color bright scarlet. Flesh quite firm; quality very good. An early variety that stands drouth well in the prairie States. Pistillate. Commercial South and Southwest. Arkansas.

Victor Hugo

Very large, high-colored, with firm flesh. A market variety grown in New Jersey with profit. Season, earlier than Crescent.


Medium to large, roundish conical; color dark crimson.