Well-known for its beautiful magenta-purple skin and broad, Chantenay-type shoulders. Slicing reveals contrasting orange internal color and yellow core. Very thin, smooth skin makes Dragon easier to wash and serve unpeeled than other purples. Roots hold well in the field. Tops are strong and vigorous in early growth to compete with weeds. Internal color will vary. Avg. 5–7" long. Originally bred by our own Dr. John Navazio. Kuroda x Chantenay type. Also available with NOP-compliant pelleting. Avg. 376,300 seeds/lb. Packet: 750 seeds.