Open-pollinated. Ventura takes the difficulty out of growing celery. Glossy bright green plants 28–30″ tall have 12″ stalks and well-developed hearts. Widely adapted. Develops beautiful thick crisp stalks with rich never-harsh flavor even in less-than-ideal conditions. Easy to grow as long as young plants receive adequate moisture, a necessity for steady growth – irrigate if necessary. Some tolerance to fusarium, but susceptible to boron deficiency.