On Jun 17, 2004, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:
An Appalachian heirloom. Seed provided by Gary Perkins, founding member of Appalachian Heirloom Seed Conservancy. Collected from Myrtle Bates of Wayland, KY, who got it from her grandmother, Leadner Johnson, of Right Beaver Creek, Knott County, KY.
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions: