Monthly Archives: October 2017

Tomato Brown Sugar

A brown/green striped standard sized open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description The web describes this as a Russian commercial variety introduced into North America in 2000. Whilst it sounds similar to Purple Russian, our experience is that it is … Continue reading

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Tomato Brown Berry

A dark brown cherry heritage tomato on Indeterminate plants. Description Brown Berry is a cherry tomato with fantastic smokey/sweet flavoured juicy little fruits that hang in swathes on the vine. A mid-ripening, indeterminate, regular-leafed, round, brown tomato which doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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Tomato Britain’s Breakfast

A cherry sized pointed plum tomato on indeterminate plants. Description Britains Breakfast is a very productive cherry plum tomato. Its lemon shaped fruit is produced on large spreading trusses of between 30 and 70 fruit. The number of fruit on … Continue reading

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Tomato Box Car Willie

A Red/Orange beefsteak open pollinated tomato  on Indeterminate plants Description Box Car Willie is a slightly flattened New Jersey tomato variety. The indeterminate, regular-leaf, tall, vigorous, tomato plants yield good crops of large (10 to 16-ounce), smooth, bright-orange/red tomatoes with … Continue reading

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Tomato Blush (Blush Tiger)

A pointed, red and yellow striped open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description Now, this was a wonderful surprise. We acquired the seed in 2016 via a seed swap and had never seen or tasted anything like them. The small(ish) … Continue reading

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Tomato Bloody Butcher

A variable sized, red open pollinated tomato with potato leafed indeterminate plants. Description Bloody Butcher is a medium sized tomato with a rich, sweet heirloom taste. The indeterminate, potato-leafed plant produces uneven sized tomatoes (2-5oz) early in the season (this … Continue reading

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Tomato Black Zebra

A stripy black standard sized open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description One of the crosses (accidental or deliberate) of Green Zebra this was introduced in around 2000. It looks nice both on the plant and in a salad but … Continue reading

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Tomato Black Sea Man

A Black small beefsteak tomato growing on a Determinate plant. Description We grew this for the first time in 2017. Our biggest problem was that we had originally assumed that it was Indeterminate and had so prepared to grow it … Continue reading

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Tomato Black Russian

Black Beefsteak heritage tomato on indeterminate plants Description Black Russian is a beefsteak tomato with a taste that is a blend of sugar and acid with spicy and smokey undertones. The flavour intensifies if the tomato is dried. A later-ripening, … Continue reading

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Tomato Black Prince

Round, standard sized black heritage tomato on indeterminate plants. Description Black Prince is a regular sized (2 – 3 inches), dark red/brown, tomato which grows on vigorous regular leafed indeterminate plants. Both the plants and the fruit can be of … Continue reading

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