Dino Eggs

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Dino Eggs
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color striped, yellow
Fruit shape elongated, plum
Fruit size small
Fruit type paste, salad
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dino Eggs - sliced fruit. 2015-08-13.


Indet., regular leaf. Small to medium bright golden plum shaped fruits with yellow stripes. 3-5 oz. Juicy and delicious, sweet.

Seed source:

Trade Winds Fruit 14

Year grown: 2015

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


75-80 days, indet., regular leaf plants, 2-4 oz egg to plum shaped faintly striped fruit, sometimes with a pink interior blush. Ripens from yellow with green stripes to yellow with dark yellow to orange stripes. Great sweet flavor for a yellow, very productive.

Seed source:

Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) 07 / Brad Gates of Wild Boar Farms, Vacaville, California

Year grown: 2008

Location: Bastrop, Texas


  • Discovered and stabilized by Brad Gates, Wild Boar Farms, Vacaville, California. Originated from Lemon Head.
  • First introduced in Seed Savers 2007 Yearbook by Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin.

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