Uniform planting. Dark green leaves have a highly lobed profile and wavy margins. Leaves have moderate blistering and curve slightly upward. Plants have light green stems. Plants 15-18 inches tall and 26-40 inches wide, and have above average heading capabilities. Average taste qualities.
History: Acquired by Seed Savers Exchange in 2016 from the USDA collection (G 32769). This variety was collected on behalf of the USDA by Dr. John Morgan (professor of geography at Emory & Henry College) in 2006 from Frank Strickland of Fairmont, North Carolina. Mr. Strickland has grown and collected seed of this variety for 30-35 years. He sells seeds and plants to local gardeners from his farm.