crossbred personal heirloom tomato

lylehaleAugust 9, 2013

Well then, how about this one. I had a unknown variety of tomato I had seed saved for 2 seasons. It was a volunteer when I decided to grow it next season. It grew short 4 feet tall both years and had small baseball sized irregularshaped pink fruit. It set easy and had clusters of 7 flowers. I looked forward to growing it this year and when it grew out I was shocked to find these. now I got these, and the plant is 7' tall with over 60 set fruit. I was racking my brain as to what happened and I had a cherry last season 15 feet away. I am thinking the 7ft is hybrid vigor. They are structured inside like a cherry. They almost remind me of a campari. I dunno but they taste GREAT.

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absolute_skeletor(zone 6)

Interested in trading seeds? I would love to try those out. I have several tomato varieties I could offer.

Purple Russian
Nebraska wedding
Kumato (saved from store bought tomato)
White Beauty
Roma (a volunteer I found growing)

    Bookmark   September 2, 2013 at 12:48AM
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