Cherry Belle is the most popular open pollinated round red radish variety! This variety grows quickly and is soon 1.5" in diameter with crisp firm-white flesh. This variety is resistant to pithiness and matures in just 25 days. A great vegetable to grow in your garden and serve fresh in salads!Radishes, in their early forms, come from the ancient civilizations of China, Greece, and Egypt; soon, surrounding nations also cultivated this vegetable. While the Oriental nations cultivated the large, elongated radishes, most of the more delicate round varieties such as the Cherry Belle radish were developed by the Dutch and the French. Cherry Belle radishes won the prestigious AAS Award in 1949.