Magyar Piroska

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Magyar Piroska
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape plum, oval
Fruit size small
Fruit type salad, paste, canner
Variety type open-pollinated
Country Hungary
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Seed source:

Theodore Corbett of Reichenbach-Steegen, Germany (GERM CO T) 09

Year grown: 2018

Location: Zone 6b, PNW, Columbia Valley (Lower Mainland), BC, Canada (780 ft above sea level)


  • An old Hungarian heirloom named by Ted Corbett of Germany. Mr. Corbett had gotten seedlings from a coworker (Mr. Kiss) who is a first generation American from Hungary, who obtained the seed from his Hungarian relatives who live by Lake Balaton in Hungary. Mr. Kiss said they have been growing the tomato since the 19th century.
  • First offered at Seed Savers 2009 Yearbook by Ted Corbett of Germany (GERM CO T).
  • Introduced commercially by Gleckler Seedmen in 2010.

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