This mid-size slicer has high resistance to late blight and intermediate resistance to early blight combined with great flavor. The 6-8 oz., globe-shaped fruit are smooth and medium-firm with good texture. Deep red internal and external color. High-yielding, medium-sized plants are widely adaptable. Defiant was traditionally bred to inherit the Ph-2 and Ph-3 major genes for late blight (Phytophthora) resistance. High resistance to fusarium wilt races 1, 2, late blight, and verticillium wilt; and intermediate resistance to early blight. Our thanks to No. Carolina State Univ. for their cooperation. Determinate. David's Garden Seeds is a Veteran owned business that has been offering quality seeds since 2009.
Ready to eat in 70 days
Seeds are Non-GMO and hand packed by David's Garden Seeds in the United States
This mid-size slicer has high resistance to late blight
Deep red internal and external color
Germination rate about 80%