Tag Archives: indeterminate

Tomato – Thieneman Australian Heart

These tomato seeds were passed to the late Joe Thieneman, a nurseryman from Louisville, Kentucky by an Australian during WWII. Joe grew it continuously thereafter and to this day, his family still grows it and sells plants in their nursery. These organic tomato seeds produce large, indeterminate, regular-leaf tomato plants that are moderate to heavy producers of HUGE, red, 1 …

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Tomato – Halfmoon China

The Halfmoon China tomato has tall vines producing 3-inch, white beefsteaks with melon-like flavor. Elegant taste and appearance. First Planted: 2013 Days: 79 Size: Indeterminate Color: Other Colors Season: Mid-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Yellow Russian

The Yellow Russian tomato has 3-inch yellow flattened globes with a mild but sweet flavor. First Planted: 2013 Days: 78 Size: Indeterminate. Color: Yellow-Orange Season: Mid-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Violet Jasper

Violet Jasper is a unique cultivar from China. First offered at Seed Savers 2009 Yearbook by Hristo Hristov of Bulgaria as Tzi Bi U. Produces large, sturdy, regular leaf plants that yields clusters of jewel-like, 1-3 oz., smooth, purplish-red tomatoes with iridescent green streaks and a dark-purple red flesh. Fruit starts out with darker green stripes on typical unripe tomato …

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Tomato – Speckled Roman

AKA Striped Roman tomato. The source of this tomato is John Swenson. A cross between Antique Roman and Banana Legs. The tomato has the distinct end nipple of the latter. Compact, indeterminate, regular-leaf tomato plants that have a high yield of very intriguingly beautiful, meaty, 4-6-inch long, orange-red paste tomato with good flavors and wavy yellow stripes. Looks like a …

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Tomato – Zebra

Zebra Tomato. Developed in 1985 by tomato breeder Tom Wagner, this is an unusual and exquisite green tomato chosen by Alice Waters for her restaurant, Chez Panisse, in Berkeley, California. The 2-inch round fruit ripens to a yellow-gold with dark-green zebra-like stripes. The flesh is lime-emerald in color that has an invigorating lemon-lime flavor. A great green tomato for brightening …

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Tomato – Anna Russian

Anna Russion. An heirloom oxheart variety from Brenda Hillenius, of Oregon, who got from her grandfather, Kenneth Wilcox, who received seeds from a Russian immigrant. An excellent, gorgeous tomato. Early maturing for a heart-shaped tomato, the large, visually beautiful, pink-red fruit normally weighs about 1 pound. Superb rich old-fashioned, tomatoey flavors with lots of juice. Days: 70 Type: Indeterminate From …

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Tomatillo – Purple

This unusual deep purple tomatillo makes an ideal salsa with its sweet tart flavor. The plant has striking purple veins in the leaves, and the husks are light green to buff colored. Very decorative as a garnish. We’ve noticed that after harvest when husks are completely removed, the skin becomes more uniformly purple. It takes 70 days from seed to …

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