Helsing Junction Blues

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Helsing Junction Blues
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color blue
Fruit shape round
Fruit size cherry
Fruit type cherry
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Helsing Junction Blues - sliced fruit. 2013-09-01.

B.C KO T

Indet., dark regular leaf foliage, bluish stems. Leaf curl seems to be normal for this variety. Large round cherries with strikingly dark anthocyanin pigmentation, some fruits are almost entirely purple/blue. Flavor is very good and sweet. Plants look so beautiful and unusual that everybody says 'wow' when they see this variety growing.

Seed source:

1. Terry Kott, Kalamazoo, Michigan 12 / New World Seeds & Tubers 12
2. Mark Tutt, Menasha, Wisconsin 13 / Tom Wagner, Everett, Washington ( New World Seeds & Tubers 12)

Year grown: 2012(1 - germination failure), 2013(2)

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


History

  • Bred by Tom Wagner, a tomato and potato breeder from Washington state, the founder of Tater Mater Seed and New World Seeds & Tubers . Released in 2012 and offered commercially by New World Seeds & Tubers .
  • Named for Helsing Junction Farm near Rochester, Washington, in the Chahalis River Valley.



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