This variety has great uniformity and size. The tips are large, tight, and smooth. Coloration is dark green. This variety reinitiates spears after cutting very quickly.
Green Dragon F1 Hybrid forms a very attractive pack. It has a long shelf life, and is a good shipper. This variety produces spears 5-7 days earlier than UC 157. When grown from seed, first cutting can start in the third year. It is extremely heat tolerant during fern growth. Recommended for warmer climates.