|Fruit type||paste, canner, cooking|
- Indet.,regular leaf plants. Medium to large red fruits of variable shapes - from plum to hearts and double hearts. 6-17 oz. Outstanding full tomato flavor. (15 seeds / packet)
Year grown: 2015
- Some sources indicate that the original seed was supposedly found in a 4000 year old tomb, which is an untrue story. There is no scientific evidence that shows that tomatoes existed back then, not mentioning that it is highly unlikely that tomato seeds could be preserved for so long and remain viable.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Egyptian - ripe fruit. 2015-08-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Egyptian - ripe fruit. 2015-09-24.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Egyptian - sliced. 2015-09-24.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2016||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2014|| Heritage Tomato Seed
|2013|| Heritage Tomato Seed - new
You can buy Egyptian seeds at Tatiana's TOMATObase Seed Shop.
By buying our seeds you help us to maintain and improve Tatiana's TOMATObase website, and to preserve many endangered open-pollinated varieties.
The proceeds from seed sales and donations are our only source of funding at this time.
Thank you so much for your support!
|Description||Indet.,regular leaf plants. Medium to large red fruits of variable shapes - from plum to hearts and double hearts. 6-17 oz. Outstanding full tomato flavor. (15 seeds / packet)|
|Fruit color||red +|
|Fruit shape||plum +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Fruit type||paste +, canner + and cooking +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|See also||Egyptienne +|
|Seed source||Heritage Tomato Seed 14|
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +, TomatoFest + and Heritage Tomato Seed +|
|Year grown||2015 +|