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TYPICAL GUNSON QUALITY IN HEAD LETTUCE 











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ROCHESTER 1, NEW YORK 


ALL ITEMS LISTED IN ORDER OF THEIR MATURITY 


BEANS 
*VALENTINE WAX or CHEROKEE—Oval Padded—Ripens Early. 
PENCIL POD BLACK WAX—Finest Round Pod Wax Bean. 


STREAMLINER—Long, Slim, Flat Pods, Finest Quality. 
*LONGREEN—(New Long Tendergreen)—Delicious, Tender. 


*LIMA BEAN—-FORDHOOK NO. 242—Bush. All-American, Bronze 
Medal Winner. Early Yielder. 


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LONGREEN BEAN 


CABBAGE 


*GOLDEN ACRE—(Earliest Cabbage) Round Heads. 


COPENHAGEN MARKET—(intermediate) Heavy Yielding, Stands 
Longer Without Splitting. 


* SUPREME BALLHEAD—Best Danish Cabbage. Short Stem, Uniform 
Heads, Excellent Storage Type. 


GUNSON ROCK RED—“‘Tops” In Red Cabbage. Large, Round 
and Solid. Deep Purplish-Red. 


CARROT 


*NANTES—(Strong Top Strain—New Best ‘‘Coreless’ Variety. 
Tender. Delicious Flavor. 


RED-CORED CHANTENAY — Most Popular With The Canning, 
Market Gardener and Home Gardener Trade. A Real Yielder. 


CAULIFLOWER 


SUPERBA—A Larger, Earlier, Better Snowball Type. Excels for 
Freedom From Disease. Beautiful, Round, Pure White No. 1 
Heads Even Under Adverse Conditions. 


EARLY SNOWBALL No. 25—The Best Main-Cropper. Exception- 
ally Uniform, Large, Deep, Pure White Heads. Large Plants 
Provide Ample Foliage. Superb Quality. 








CAULIFLOWER EARLY SNOWBALL No. 25 





CELERY 


*GOLDEN SUPREME—(Yellows Resistant)—Compact Plant. Tall, 
Erect With Blocky Base. Excellent Heart Formation, Outstand- 
ing Flavor. 


CORNELL No. 19—Best Quality Late Yellow Celery. 


*XUTAH No. 6 (Green)—New Utah Pascal. Smooth, Rounded Stalks. 
Crisp With Wonderful Flavor. Sometimes Known As ‘‘Cal- 
ifornia Pascal.’’ 





KINDICATES NEWEST AND RECOMMENDED VARIETIES 





GOLDEN SUPREME CELERY 


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SWEET CORN 


*EARLY YELLOW HYBRID—(New)—62 Days. Outstanding 12 Row 
Yellow Corn. Excellent Eating. Early. 


*GOLDEN BOUNTY — 78 Days —A NEW HYBRID PROPERLY 
NAMED. Excellent Quality Ear Averages 9 Inches In Length, 
12 To 14 Rows Medium Yellow Kernels. Market Gardeners 
Will Like It For Easier Picking. 


GOLDEN CROSS BANTAM HYBRID—78 Days—Disease-Resistant, 
High-Yielding, Uniform. Superlative Quality. Can‘t Be Beat. 






HIGHMOOR CUCUMBER 





ROCHESTER BRONZE GLOBE ONION 


PEAS 


*FREEZONIAN—(New, Earliest for FreezingX—62 Days—Excel- 
lent Wilt Resistant, A.A. Bronze Medal Winner—30 Inch 
Vines, Pods 3 to 3% Inches With 6 to 8 Excellent Tender 
Peas. Skin Does Not Peel in Freezing. 


*VICTORY FREEZER—(New, A.A. Medal Winner)—66 Days—Ex- 
cellent For Deep Freeze. Can Be Cropped In One Picking. 
Wilt Resistant, Vines 29 Inches, 3 to 3% Inch Pods With 6 
To 8 Peas in Each. 


wINDICATES NEWEST AND RECOMMENDED VARIETIES 


CUCUMBER 


*HIGHMOOR—(New)—60 Days—Superior Scab Resistant Slicer. 
Very Meaty, Smooth, Cylindrical, Rounded Ends. Eight to 
Nine Inches Long and Excellent Quality. 


JUBILEE—63 Days, Long Dark Green, A Smooth Cuke Command- 
ing A Premium On Critical Markets. Excellent Slicer Holding 
Its Color and Shape Longer Than Most Varieties. 


*MARKETER—65 Days. New Fancy Slicing Type For Early Market. 
72 To 8 Inches Long, Slightly Tapered, Very Dark Green. 
Very Prolific, Thick Flesh and Small Seed Area. 


*EXTRA EARLY YELLOW ONION—Best Producer Of Any Onion. 
Our Strain Very Best Obtainablie. 


*ROCHESTER BRONZE GLOBE—(New)—Proven Storage Onion. 
Bronze Color, Good Skin, Outstanding Yielder. Try Some 
To Appreciate. 


LETTUCE 


PREMIER GREAT LAKES—An Improved and Earlier Great Lakes 
Head Lettuce. Uniform Maturity, Resistance to Tip-Burn and 
Bolting. Good for Succession Planting. 


PROGRESS—Best Hot Weather Head Lettuce—Excellent Germi- 
nation and Eating Quality. If Having Trouble Growing Lettuce 
Try Progress. See illustration on front page. 




































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ALL | TEMS LIS TED) ol) Ni sO)R) DLE ROO) FeipH) EstiRe Meats UsRa La tey, 


: EARLY GIANT—(Sweet)—Best Early Pepper For Northern Local- 
ities. Green Turning To Red When Mature. Fine Yielder. 


HUNGARIAN YELLOW WAX—(Hot)—Long Type Fruits. Matures 
Early. Plants Very Prolific. 


| *CALIFORNIA WONDER—(New Strain)—Sweet. True Stock. Fruits 
Large, Blocky, Smooth, and Excellent Producer. 











CALIFORNIA WONDER PEPPER 


RADISH 
*CAVALIER—-22 Days—Fine Outdoor Forcing Type Radish. Olive 
Shaped And Short Top. 


*EARLY SCARLET GLOBE— (Short Top)—Rescreened. The Best 
Short Top Radish For Forcing, Market-Grower and Muck 
Grower. Shipper. 

*CHERRY BELLE—(New)—All American Selection. Outstanding 
Because It Stands Long Time Without Becoming Pithy. Beau- 
tiful Scarlet, Short Top, Exceptionally Round And Desirable 
For Greenhouse And Outdoor Use. 


ICICLE—-27 Days—Handsome, Long, White, Tender, Mild Radish. ee: : ~ - 
Crisp At All Times. EARLY SCARLET GLOBE, SHORT TOP, RADISH’ 


SQUASH 


EARLY PROLIFIC STRAIGHTNECK—10 Days Earlier Than Other 
Straightneck Varieties. Heavy Yielder Of Smooth, Cream 
Color Fruit. 


*BUTTERNUT — (New) — Winter Type. Thick Meated. Rich Nutty 
Flavor. Good Bearer. Good Keeper. 


DELICIOUS — (Green) — Winter Squash. Flesh Thick and Fine 
Grained. Color—Bright Yellow. Delicious Flavor. 


SPINACH 


*LONG STANDING BLOOMSDALE—DARK GREEN—Again Offer- 
ing Imported Seed. Early, Large and Good Yielder. 


OLD DOMINION—Long Standing Strain. Blight Resistant. Valu- brs 
able Where Blight Prevails. Excellent Shipper. BUTTERNUT SQUASH 


TOMATO 


VALIANT—(New)—Large Very Early Fruit. Heavy Producer Of 
Fruit For Long Period Of Time. Red—70 Days. 


STOKESDALE—Early, Tremendous Bearer Of Fine Fruit. Can Be 

Grown On Stakes Or Trellis. Red—73 Days. 
*LONGRED—75 DAYS—A NEW MAIN CROP ROUND TOMATO. 
Bears Deep Red, Round Fruits Over A Long Period. Solid, 


Firm, Mild Sweet Flavor. Heavy Cropper Valuable For 
Market Growers, Canners and Home Gardens. 





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