Orange Minsk

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Orange Minsk
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color orange
Fruit shape beefsteak
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country Belarus
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Orange Minsk - sliced fruit. 2014-09-02.


Indet., regular leaf plants. Orange beefsteaks with meaty and juicy flesh, 6-14 oz. Excellent rich flavor. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

1. Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus (BELR BA A) 07
2. Kath Weidemoyer, Upper Black Eddy, Pennsylvania 12 / Linda Black, California 10
3. Linda Black, California 10

Year grown: 2011 (1 - crop failure), 2014(1, 2)

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


  • Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus bought the fruit from a local farmer's market in Minsk, Belarus in 2006. He saved seeds and shared them with many North American gardeners via Tomatoville forum.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 2009 Yearbook by Carolyn Male of Salem, New York (NY MA C).

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