Joie De La Table

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Joie De La Table
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape oblate
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type heirloom, open-pollinated
Country Italy
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Joie de la Table - sliced fruit. 2015-08-05.


Indet., regular leaf. Medium sized red beefsteak fruits, round and oblate. 4-8 oz. Very good full tomato flavor.

Seed source:

Dan and Val McMurray of Wynndel, British Columbia, Canada (B.C MC D) 07 / Christian Lemaire, France

Year grown: 2015

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


75 days, indet., regular leaf, 6' plants, 4-8 oz red fruit, good tomato taste, slightly more acid than sweet, some splits, 12 lbs/plant.

Seed source:

Christian Lemaire, France

Year grown: 2006

Location: Wynndel, BC, Canada


  • Old Italian heirloom that was also popular in France.
  • The French name means 'Joy of the Table'.
  • The original Italian name is Gioia della Mensa.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1997 Yearbook by John Wyncoll, Bolton, England (ENGL WY J), who bought seeds from a commercial vendor.

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