90 days, indeterminate
— The fruits of 'Louisiana Red' are scarlet (red) in color, slightly flattened globe in shape, and weigh three to fourteen ounces each. It is one of the first wilt resistant varieties and does well in hot, humid regions.
Bred by C. W. Edgerton by crossing 'Louisiana Wilt Resistant' and 'Earliana
' (Langdon Strain) and released in 1918. Our parent stock source was USDA ARS accession number PI 270197. Each packet contains approximately 20 seeds.