65 days — The fruit of 'Marketer' are uniform in shape and color, dark green, smooth and
slender measuring about two inches in diameter and eight to nine inches
in length. It became widely used and holds up very well in the late spring heat of the South.
Bred as a stabilized cross between 'Straight 8
' and 'Vaughan' by Associated Seed Growers (ASGRO), New Haven, Connecticut, they introduced it in 1942. 'Marketer' was an "All-America Selection®
" winner in 1943. Each packet contains one gram, which is approximately 25 to 30 seeds.