Chalk’s Early Jewel

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Heirloom introduced in 1910. Created by James Chalk of Norristown, PA, introduced in 1899. Indeterminate plants that yield heavy crops of 6 oz., smooth, round, red globes that are solidly meaty, with only a few small seed-cells, and of remarkably fine sweet flavor with balanced acidity.

Varieties
Heirloom / Open Pollinated
Fruit Colors
Red
Flesh Colors
Red
Fruit Shapes
Oblate
Fruit Sizes
Medium / Saladette
Fruit Weights
6 oz
Culinary Uses
Salad
Maturities
Mid-season
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Leaves
Regular
Flavors
Acidic / Sweet / Well-balanced