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PLANTanswers Guide
to Recommended Vegetable Varieties


Revised by Dr. Larry Stein, Professor & Extension Horticulturist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, on January, 2015
VEGETABLE VEGETABLE VARIETY POSSIBLE SOURCES
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AsparagusJersey Knight2, 5, 7, 8, 9
AsparagusJersey Giant5, 7
Bean - HorticulturalFrench Horticultural1, 5 , 6, 7
Bean - LimaHenderson Bush1, 3, 7
Bean - LimaJackson Wonder1
Bean - LimaThorogreen1, 5, 7
Bean - Lima, PoleFlorida Speckled1, 2
Bean - Snap, Flat PodGreencrop Bush2
Bean - Snap, Flat PodRoma II1, 5
Bean - Snap, GreenOval Pod Bush Blue Lake 2741, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Bean - Snap, GreenOval Pod Contender1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
Bean - Snap - GreenOval Pod Derby1, 9
Bean - Snap - GreenOval Pod Tendergreen1, 3
Bean - Snap - GreenOval Pod Topcrop1, 5, 7
Bean - Snap - PoleBlue Lake Pole2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Bean - Snap - PoleJade5, 7, 8, 9
Bean - Snap - PoleKentucy Wonder1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Bean - Snap - YellowImproved Golden Wax3, 5, 7
BeetDetroit Dark Red1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7
BeetRuby Queen5, 7
BroccoliGreen Magic (AAS)10, 15
BroccoliPackman5, 6, 8, 9
BroccoliPremium Crop (AAS)1, 6, 7
BroccoliEmerald Pride10
CabbageEarly Jersey wakefield1, 17
CabbageBravo6
CabbageBlue Vantage6, 15
CabbageBlue Dynasty15
CabbagePennant1
CabbageRed Acre11
CabbageSavoy Blue6
Cabbage - ChineseJade Pagoda6
Cabbage - ChineseMichili1, 3, 4, 7, 6, 7, 11
Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)Ambrosia2
Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)Israeli4, 11
Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)Topmark11
Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)Caravelle11
Cantaloupe (Muskmelon)TAM Dew11
Carrot - FreshImperator 583, 11
Carrot - FreshNantes1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 11
Carrot-FreshNutri-Red3
CauliflowerSnow Crown (AAS)1, 6, 7
CauliflowerSnowball YImproved1, 3, 5, 6
CollardsGeorgia Southern1, 2, 3, 4, 16
Corn - SweetKandy Korn1, 2, 5, 7, 11
Corn - SweetSilver Queen1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11
Corn - SweetHow Sweet It Is1, 5, 7, 9, 16
Corn-SweetAmbrosia1, 11
Corn - SweetMerit11
Corn - SweetG-9016
Cucumber - PicklingCalypso5, 7, 11
Cucumber - SlicerBurpless2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Cucumber - SlicerDasher II1, 11
Cucumber - SlicerPoinsett 761, 3, 11
Cucumber - SlicerSweet Slice6, 7, 9
Cucumber - SlicerSweet Success(AAS)6, 7
EggplantBlack Beauty1, 2, 7, 11
Eggplant - OrientalIchiban18
KaleDwarf Curled Vates1, 3, 4, 6
KohlrabiEarly White Vienna1, 2, 3, 11
KohlrabiGrand Duke Hybrid(AAS)6
Lettuce - ButterheadButtercrunch(AAS)1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9
Lettuce - LeafRed Sails5, 7, 9
Lettuce - LeafRed Salad Bowl6
Lettuce - LeafSalad Bowl2, 3, 5, 6
Lettuce - RomaineParis Island1, 3
MustardTendergreen1, 2, 16
OkraClemson Spineless1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 16
OkraLee9
OkraCajun Delight3, 6, 7, 9
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, Red SkinRed Burgundy11
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, WhiteSkinWhite Granex(PRR*)9
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, Yellow SkinGranex1, 3, 7
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, Yellow SkinGranex 33 (PRR*)9
Onion--Bulbing, Short Day, Yellow SkinTexas Grano 1015Y (PRR*)7, 11
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, Yellow SkinTexas Grano 502(PRR*)2
Onion...Bulbing, Short Day, Yellow SkinCandy11
Onion...Bunching (Scallions)Evergreen Bunching3, 11
Onion Transplants Short, Immediate, Long 12
Pea - Edible PoddedDwarf Gray Sugar1
Pea - Edible PoddedSugar Ann1, 5, 7
Pea - Edible PoddedSugar Bon2
Pea - Edible PoddedSugar Snap (AAS)1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Pea - EnglishLittle Marvel1, 3, 5, 6, 7
Pea - EnglishWando1, 6, 7
Pepper - Extremely HotSmall Serrano3, 7, 13
Pepper - Extremely HotSmall Cayenne3, 13
Pepper - Hot ChileAnaheim Chili3, 7, 13
Pepper - Hot ChileBig Jim13, 17
Pepper - Hot Long, Smooth CayenneLarge Red Thick3, 9
Pepper - Very HotHabanero1, 2, 3, 6, 9
Pepper - Hot Long, SmoothHungarian Wax1, 2, 5
Pepper - Hot Short, MediumHot Jalapa2
Pepper - Hot short, MediumHot Jalapeno2, 5, 7
Pepper - Hot Short, Mild PungencyTAMU Mild Jalapeno3, 6, 7, 9
Pepper - PimentoPimiento1, 11
Pepper - Sweet BellBig Bertha11, 13
Pepper - Sweet BellJupiter1, 6, 13
Pepper - Sweet LongSweet Banana2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 11
Pepper - Sweet, Tapered, YellowGypsy (AAS)1, 2
PumpkinBig Max or Big Mac1, 2, 3, 5
PumpkinConnecticut Field1, 2, 5
PumpkinJack O'Lantern2, 3, 4, 5
PumpkinJack-B-Little1, 2, 4, 5
Pumpkinmall Sugar1, 2
PumpkinSpirit Hybrid (AAS)5, 7
RadishChampion (AAS)1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
RadishWhite Icicle1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
RutabagaAmerican Purple Top6
Southern PeaCalifornia #51, 3, 4, 5, 7, 11
Southern PeaCream 4011
Southern PeaZipper Cream11
Southern PeaTexas Pinkeye7, 11
Spinach, Fall, Savoy, Home GardenSamish6
Spinach, Fall, Savoy, Home GardenRegal15
Squash - Summer, GreenBlack Beauty1, 2, 3
Squash - Summer, WhitePatty Pan or St. Pat1, 4
Squash - Summer, YellowSunburst2, 7, 10
Squash - Summer, Yellow Crook or Semi-Crook Neck Dixie1, 3
Squash - Summer, Yellow Straight NeckMultipik5, 6
Squash - Summer, Yellow Straight NeckCougar6
Squash - Summer, Yellow Zucchini TypeGold Rush (AAS)1, 3, 6
Squash - Winter EarlyButternut(AAS)1, 2
Squash - Winter TableAce1, 5, 6, 7
Squash - Winter TableKing3, 4
Squash - WinterVegetable Spaghetti1, 2, 4, 6, 7
Squash - WinterWaltham Butternut (AAS)1, 3, 4, 6, 7
Sweet PotatoesBeauregard5
Swiss ChardLucullus1, 5, 7
Swiss ChardBright Lights2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Swiss ChardRhubard Chard or Ruby2, 6, 7
Tomato EarlyCarnival (VFNT)13, 14
Tomato EarlyCelebrity (VFNT)1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 11, 13
Tomato EarlySunmaster13
Tomato EarlySunchief10
Tomato EarlySunLeaper13, 15
Tomato EarlyAmelia & Solar Fire11, 13
Tomato EarlyFlorida 47 & 9110, 13, 15
Tomato EarlyValleycat20
Tomato EarlySolar Fire10, 11, 13, 20
Tomato EarlyTycoon (must buy 1000 seeds for $83.10)21
Tomato EarlyBobcat22, 23
Tomato Small to Medium Size FruitPorter13
Tomato Small to Medium Size FruitRoma1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
Tomato Small to Medium Size FruitCherry & Grape2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 10, 14, 15
Tomato SmallRed Cherry - Large3, 13
Tomato SmallBHN 9688
Tomato Small to Medium Size FruitYellow Pear1, 4, 8
Tomato Small to Medium Size FruitTomatillo4, 8, 11
Tomato - LargeSolar Fire10
Tomato - LargeBHN4448, 14, 15, 19
Tomato - LargePhoenix11
Tomato - LargeBHN 60215
Turnip Purple TopWhite Globe1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 11
TurnipTokyo Cross1
WatermelonAllsweet2, 7, 11, 15
WatermelonCrimson Sweet1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 15
WatermelonJubilee7, 11, 15
WatermelonTendersweet, Yellow Flesh11
Watermelon - HybridJamboree10, 15
Watermelon - HybridDuration15
Watermelon - HybridSentinel10, 15
Watermelon - HybridOle11
Watermelon - Small-fruitedMickeylee3, 11
Watermelon - SeedlessTriple Crown9
Watermelon - SeedlessTri-X 31315
Watermelon - SeedlessFascination10, 15
Watermelon - SeedlessSweet Slice11
Watermelon - SeedlessCut Master11
Watermelon - SeedlessCrunchy Red10

VEGETABLE SEED COMPANIES
1. Bunton's Seed Co.http://buntonseed.com
2. Burpee Seedhttp://www.burpee.com/
3. Ferry-Morsehttp://HomeHarvestSeeds.com
4. Garden Guides Seedhttp://www.gardenguides.com/seedcatalog/vegetables/vegetables.htm
5. Gurney's Seed & Nurseryhttp://www.Gurneys.com
6. Harris Seeds http://www.harrisseeds.com
7. Henry Field's Seed & Nurseryhttp://henryfields.com/
8. Johnny's Selected Seedshttp://www.johnnyseeds.com/
9. Park Seed Companyhttp://www.parkseed.com/
10. Stoke's Seeds Ltd.http://www.stokeseeds.com/cgi-bin/StokesSeeds.storefront
11. Willhite Seed Companyhttp://www.willhiteseed.com/index.php
12. Dixondale Farm http://dixondalefarms.com/
13. Seedmanhttp://www.seedman.com/tomato.htm
14. Tomato Growers Supply Companyhttp://www.tomatogrowers.com
15. Siegers Seed Companyhttp:// www.siegers.com
16. MBS Seed, Ltd.http://www.mbsseed.com/initial_page.htm
17. Generic Seedshttp://www.genericseeds.com/ichibanbigjim
18. Pase Seedshttp://www.paseseeds.com/servlet/storefront
19. Reimer Seedshttp://www.reimerseeds.com/bhn-444-tomato.aspx
20. Totally Tomatoeshttp://www.totallytomato.com
21. Sieger’s Seed Companyhttp://www.siegers.com Tycoon (you have to buy 1000 seeds for $83.10)
22. Fedco Seedshttp://www.fedcoseeds.com
23. Territorial Seed Companyhttp://www.territorialseed.com

Additional Resources
Additional Sources for Tomato Seedhttp://www.hfrr.ksu.edu/doc3643.ashx
 


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