- indet., regular leaf. Medium to large red beefsteaks with smooth shoulders, 6-18 oz. Delicious sweet flavor.
- 1. Neil Gillard of Holland Landing, Ontario, Canada (ONT GI N) 07 / Fox Hollow Seed Co. 97
- 2. Martin Longseth of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (WI LO M) 11
Year grown: 2011 (1 - crop failure), 2015
- 80 days, indet., regular leaf plant with a good yield of medium size fruit with good flavor.
- Donald C. Kellums of Port Byron, Illinois (IL KE D) 00 / CV Fo7 (Fox Hollow Seed Company)
Location: Oblong, Illinois
- First offered in the Seed Savers 1996 Yearbook by Don Kellums, Illinois (IL KE D), who got seeds from CV Fox Hollow Seed Company.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Mark Twain (1) - ripe. 2015-08-21.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Mark Twain (1) - sliced. 2015-08-21.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2016||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
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|Description||indet., regular leaf. Medium to large red beefsteaks with smooth shoulders, 6-18 oz. Delicious sweet flavor.|
|Fruit color||red +|
|Fruit shape||beefsteak +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|History||* First offered in the Seed Savers 1996 Yearbook by Don Kellums, Illinois (IL KE D), who got seeds from CV Fox Hollow Seed Company.|
|Member code||B.C KO T + and IL LO N +|
|Seed source||1. Neil Gillard of Holland Landing, Ontario, Canada (ONT GI N) 07 / Fox Hollow Seed Co. 97
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + and Fedco Seeds +|
|Year grown||2011 (1 - crop failure) + and 2015 +|