Wisconsin 55 Gold

A gold fruited sport of Wisconsin 55, found in 1953-54 and maintained for a half a century by Dr. Raabe, a professor emeritus at UC Berkeley. One of his students and SSE member, Alison Stewart, expressed an interest in the variety and asked for seeds. Alison grew it out and shared the seed with several GardenWeb members in the early-mid 2000s. Introduced in SSE 2007 Yearbook by Martin Longseth, and Alison Stewart. Indeterminate, regular leaf plant produces 8-12 oz., gold, round, oblate, firm fruit with and juicy and very tasty flavors.

Varieties
Heirloom
Fruit Colors
Orange
Fruit Shapes
Oblate / Round
Fruit Sizes
Medium
Fruit Weights
8-12 oz
Culinary Uses
Slicer
Maturities
Midseason
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Leaves
Regular