|Variety type||open-pollinated, heirloom|
- indet., potato leaf, large pink beefsteaks, flattened and slightly ribbed, 10-18 oz, very good mild sweet flavor, juicy, small core. It does not keep very well on the counter.
- OH AN A 06 (Al Anderson, Troy, Ohio) / John Sink of Ohio (OH SI J) 02
Year grown: 2010
- 80 days, indet., potato leaf, high yield of 0.75-1 lb pink fruit, very good flavor.
- Chuck Wyatt of Baltimore, Maryland (MD WY C) 97 / CV To2
Location: Oblong, Illinois
- Said to be a very old cultivar that honored the Confederacy's only president. Came from Alabama.
- SSE TOMATO 2481.
- First offered in the 1991 Seed Savers Yearbook by Donald Sparks of Pikeville, Kentucky (KY SP D), who got the seeds from Tennie Thompson in 1988. He mentioned that this tomato was brought to Kentucky from the South by CSX Railroad employee. Other SSE members got the seed either from KY SP D as early as 1989, or bought it from commercial seed vendors (CV Se2, Heirloom Seeds ) in the early 90s.
- Probably named after Jefferson Davis, a leader of the Confederacy during the American Civil War and the President of the Confederate States of America from 1861 to 1865.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - plant. 2010-07-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - flowers. 2010-07-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - baby fruit. 2010-07-28.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - ripe fruit. 2010-09-24.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - sliced fruit. 2010-08-30.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Jeff Davis - sliced fruit. 2010-09-24.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2013||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - sold out for 2013
Knapp's Fresh Vegies
Sand Hill Preservation Center
|2012||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2011||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new
Knapp's Fresh Vegies - new
Marianna's Heirloom Seeds
Sand Hill Preservation Center (as Jefferson Davis)
|2010||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds
|2009||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds
|2008||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds
|2007||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||5||.|
|Fruit color||pink +|
|Fruit shape||beefsteak +|
|Fruit size||large +|
|Fruit type||slicer +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|Member||B.C KO T + and IL LO N +|
|Variety type||open-pollinated + and heirloom +|
|Vendor||TomatoFest +, Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +, Sand Hill Preservation Center +, Heirloom Seeds + and Knapp's Fresh Vegies +|