Morden Yellow

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Morden Yellow
Maturity early
Growth habit det.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color yellow
Fruit shape globe
Fruit size medium
Fruit type salad, slicer
Variety type commercial heirloom, open-pollinated
Country Canada
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Morden Yellow - ripe fruit. 2015-08-17.


Vigorous det., regular leaf. Medium round golden yellow fruits with meaty flesh and small seed locules. Very nice flavor with pleasant acidic 'zing'. 3-7 oz. Early. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

1. Norbert R. Pikovsky, Johnstown, Pennsylvania (PA PI N2) 08 / Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N)
2. Heritage Harvest Seed 13

Year grown: 2014(1 - germination failure), 2015(2)

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


55 days, det., huge early yields of attractive medium size, slightly flattened yellow fruit, good rich flavor for a yellow, developed in 1932 at the res. sta. in Morden, Canada from a cross of Bestal x Round Smooth, both red parents.

Seed source:


Year grown: 2007

Location: Drain, Oregon


  • Heirloom tomato. Developed in 1932 at the research station in Morden, Manitoba, Canada from a cross of Bestal x Round Smooth, both red tomatoes.
  • Vendor: McKenzie Seed Co. C.D. Agr. Proc. Publ. 1952. 1950.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1991 Yearbook by John Wyncoll, Bolton, England (ENGL WY J).

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