Marek's Pointy Heart

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Marek's Pointy Heart
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular, wispy
Fruit color red
Fruit shape heart
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer, paste, canner, cooking
Variety type open-pollinated, heirloom
Country Bulgaria


indet., vigorous sprawling plant with no main stem and branches growing in different directions, it is better caged than staked. Regular wispy foliage. One of the first to set fruit in my 2009 garden. Medium to large heart shaped red fruits that are very meaty with very few seeds, 8-14 oz. Very good to excellent sweet flavor.

Seed source:

Frederick Denny of Granitovo, Bulgaria 08

Year grown: 2009

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


  • Frederick Denny, who now lives in Bulgaria, received the seed or plants from his local Bulgarian gardening friend, Marek. The original name of this tomato is not known, and Frederick called it 'Marek's Pointy Heart'.

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