Mayflower is a midseason upright short vine indeterminate variety that matures in 95 days(Michigan). Plants average 22" high with an erect narrow profile. These modified plant characters, coupled with a vigorous root system, contribute to excellent lodging resistance. Seed is 2236 seeds per pound with acceptable canning characteristics. Mayflower carries the single dominate hypersensitive I gene form of resistance to all strains of BCMV. It is also resistant to most all races of rust prevalent in Michigan. MSU
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