Peak of Perfection

Copyrighted © photo courtesy of the Victory Seed Company

An old variety from Salzer Seed Co. of La Crosse, Wisconsin, sold by them in 1918 and perhaps earlier. Originally distributed to a select group of customers by the John A. Salzer Seed Company of La Crosse, Wisconsin starting in 1927 under the name “Salzer’s New Wonder.” They officially introduced the variety in 1930. It was retrieved from the USDA seed collection by Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina in 1995. indeterminate, regular leaf plant produces 6-8 oz., pink, smooth, globe-shaped fruits with very nice flavors.

Varieties
Heirloom
Fruit Colors
Pink
Fruit Shapes
Round
Fruit Sizes
Medium
Fruit Weights
6-8 oz
Culinary Uses
Slicer
Maturities
Midseason
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Origins
Wisconsin
Leaves
Regular