Alexandria is an “Eskenderany” type; this type is popular among Mid-Eastern, Russian, and Asian markets. Shape is truly cylindrical and open plant with semi-erect single-stem allows for easy picking. Also shows tolerance to cold temperatures.
Dark red orange exterior is brilliant in color. Holds color well and stores well. Among the best for eating quality, with a tasty balance of sugars and a smooth texture.
Very uniform size and interior color, perfect for peeling. Larger than Waltham. Thick neck, exceptional uniformity and quality.
Larger fruit are well suited to peeling and processing. Necks are straight and meaty for good recovery, shallow ribbing. Vines are strong even in late season.
High quality, with dark orange flesh and a small blossom end scar to promote better storage.
Moderate resistance to Powdery Mildew. Uniform and consistent with high yields of large fruit with square shoulders.
ITEM OUT OF STOCK – SUBSTITUTE IS FARMORE TREATED SEED.
Consistently produces strong yields and maintains good shape and uniformity. A standard for boxing.