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Tomato Balconi Red

Red Cherry heritage tomato on compact determinate plants. Description Acquired through the 2018 seed swap, this cultivar is common on the web. Its a short (12 inch) determinate cherry tomato, similar in description to Tiny Tim, Micro Tom, Red Robin … Continue reading

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Tomato Black and Brown Boar

A stripy black standard sized open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description From the 2018 Seed Swap According to the web, this was found in a row of Green Zebra at Wild Boar Farms. Its interesting how many varieties have … Continue reading

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Tomato Black Vernissage

A stripy black standard sized open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description From the 2018 Seed Swap According to the web, its a stripey black Russian cultivar, similar to Black Zebra. However, we’ll have to see which we prefer. Quick … Continue reading

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Tomato German Red Strawberry

Large oxheart red open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description From the 2018 Seedswap, I’ll grow this in 2019 and complete the details when I have them. It sounds a bit like Sunset’s Red Horizon, strawberry shaped, large and with … Continue reading

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Tomato Giallo d’Iverno

A red Cherry open pollinated tomato on Indeterminate plants Description From the 2018 Seed Swap, I’m not exactly sure what this will be. I haven’t been able to find this precise on on the web anywhere (although it was in … Continue reading

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Tomato King George

Medium sized red heritage tomato on an indeterminate plant. Description From the 2018 Seed Swap. Described on the web as a 1930’s cultivar grown extensively in Kenilworth Warwickshire. Now the problem that I have with Commercial Cultivars that fall out … Continue reading

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Tomato Livingston’s Favourite

Medium sized red heritage tomato on an indeterminate plant. Description From the 2018 Seed Swap. This is described across the web as a very old variety (introduced in 1883) in the Livingston Seed Catalogue. Said to have good flavour, etc. … Continue reading

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Tomato Micro Tom

Red Cherry heritage tomato on compact indeterminate plants. Description Received from the 2018 Seed Swap. Sounds much like Tiny Tim in that its a very small plant with lots of average cherry sized (rather than currant sized) tomatoes. More information … Continue reading

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Tomato Moskowsi Ultra Skorospelyi

I can’t find any description of this tomato on the web Description From the 2018 Seed Swap. A complete unknown. Quick Facts Fruit Type: Standard Fruit Shape: Round Fruit Size: 1.5-2.5 inches Fruit Colour: Red Flesh Colour: Red Plant Type: … Continue reading

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Tomato Pink Moineau/Petit Moineau

Small Red Cherry tomato on Indeterminate plants. Description From the 2018 Seed Swap. This page will be updated as we find out more information. The web describes it as having small currant tomatoes on an indeterminate vine. This concerns me … Continue reading

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