Dwarf Bendigo Moon
|Dwarf Bendigo Moon|
|Growth habit||dwarf, indet.|
|Leaf type||regular, rugose|
|Fruit shape||plum, oval|
|Variety type||created heirloom, stabilized intentional cross|
- ***NEW 2017 Release from Dwarf Tomato Project***. OSSI-Pledged variety. Indet. dwarf (tree-type) plants with regular leaf rugose foliage. 1-2 oz oval white fruit cherry, with slightly pointed tip, high yield, excellent flavor. (12 seeds / packet)
- Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 18 / Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) 18
Year grown: 2017*
- Developed in the 2009-2017 by the members of the Dwarf Tomato Project from the Snowy line.
- The Snowy family was created by Ray South in 2009 by crossing Snow White Cherry with a red F2 selection from the Sleepy line. Dwarf Bendigo Moon was selected and named by Gregg Muller. Greg and Susan Oliverson carried out the majority of the selection work, aided by Craig LeHoullier. Bill Minkey produced the release sample of seed in 2017.
- This variety is associated with the Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI)
- The OSSI Pledge - " You have the freedom to use these OSSI seeds in any way you choose. In return, you pledge not to restrict others’ use of these seeds or their derivatives by patents, or other means, and to include this pledge with any transfer of these seeds or their derivatives." The seed packets that you share or sell should include this information.
- More information about the development of this cultivar can be found on the Dwarf Tomato Project website.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2018||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new
The Sample Seed Shop - new
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|Country||Australia, USA +|
|Description||***NEW 2017 Release from Dwarf Tomato P … ***NEW 2017 Release from Dwarf Tomato Project***. OSSI-Pledged variety. Indet. dwarf (tree-type) plants with regular leaf rugose foliage. 1-2 oz oval white fruit cherry, with slightly pointed tip, high yield, excellent flavor. (12 seeds / packet) excellent flavor. (12 seeds / packet)|
|Fruit color||white +|
|Fruit shape||plum + and oval +|
|Fruit size||small +|
|Fruit type||cherry +|
|Growth habit||dwarf + and indet. +|
|History||* Developed in the 2009-2017 by the member … * Developed in the 2009-2017 by the members of the Dwarf Tomato Project from the Snowy line.
|Leaf||regular + and rugose +|
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|Related||Dwarf Mandurang Moon +|
|Seed source||Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 18 / Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) 18|
|Variety type||created heirloom + and stabilized intentional cross +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + and The Sample Seed Shop +|
|Year grown||2017* +|