Vegetable Varieties

John W. Jett Ph.D.
WVU Extension Service
Horticulture Specialist
Asparagus      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Jersey Gem 2 to 3 years All males Rust
Mary Washington 2 to 3 years    


Beans (Bush)      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Tendercrop 54 Round pod Mosaic
Goldkist 58 Yellow wax Mosaic, rust-tolerant
Bronco 55 Long shelf life Rust, mosaic
Bush Blue Lake 52 White seed Mosaic
White Half Runner 62 Contains string  
Strike 50 Vigorous  
Roma II 59 Flat pod Rust, Mosaic


Beans (Pole)      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Kentucky Wonder 67 Slightly stringy  
Stringless Blue Lake 67 Excellent canning  
Dade 55 Pods 7 to 8 inches Rust, Mosaic


Beans (Limas)      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Fordhook 242 78 Large seeded,thick pod  
Bridgeton 65 Dark green pod Downey Mildew
Henderson Bush 67 Bushy, erect plant  
Eastland 70 Baby lima Downey mildew
King of the Garden 88 Pods 4-6 inches  


Broccoli      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Premium Crop 68 Tight heads  
Arcadia 95 Late  
Green Comet 70 Early, heat-resistent Yellows
Packman 60 Tight heads  


Corn      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Silver Queen 95 White  
Quick Silver 70 Early  
Bellringer 80 Yellow  
Calico Belle 80 Bicolor  
Lancelot 80 Bicolor Huge ears
Advantage 64 Yellow- cold soil tolerant  


Cucumber      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Marketmore 67 Slicer Mosaic, Downey & Powdery Mildew, scab anthractnose, angular leaf spot
Dasher II 58 Slicer
Calypso 53 Pickler
Burpless 26 60 Slicer, not bitter
Fanfare 55 Very compact


Onion      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Ebenezer 30 Green from set  
Sweet Spanish 115 Stores well  
Granex 33 130 Large  
Big Mama 100 Stores well  


Peas      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Wando 68 Large vines  
Greenarrow 69 Bright green  
Novella 64 Great yield Fusarium
Sugar Snap 70 Edible pod  
Frosty 64 Good freezer Fusarium
Lincoln 67 Great yield Fusarium
Tacoma 63 Semi leafless Fusarium & Powdery Mildre


Pepper      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Bell Captain 75 Thick wall, sweet  
Yolo Wonder L 80 Sweet Mosaic
Hungarian Wax 65 Hot  
Cubanelle 65 Frying type  
Early Sunsation 70 Yellow/Gold Bacterial Spot
Habanero 90 Hottest  


Potato (Irish)      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Kennebec Late White skin Virus X
Katahdin Mid-Late White skin  
Norlan Early Red  
       
       


Squash (Zucchini)      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Fancycrook 43 Heavy yielder Powdery Mildew
Elite 48 Bush type  
Goldrush 52 Yellow  


Tomato      
Variety Days to Maturity Remarks Resistence
Jet Star 75 Stake Fusarium, Verticillium
Better Boy 75 Stake or trellis Fusarium, Verticillium
Mountain Pride 76 Determinant Crack
Supersonic 80 Large fruit Fusarium, Verticillium
Mountain Belle 70 Medium cherry  
Celebrity 75 Stake or trellis Fusarium, Verticillium
Rutgers 82 Open-pollinated Fusarium, Verticillium