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Aker's Plum Pink
Country unknown  +
Description indet., regular leaf, high yield of pink, indet., regular leaf, high yield of pink, small, plum-shaped fruit about 1-2 oz, 2.5-3" long and 1.5-2" in diameter. Clear skin makes it a pink tomato, despite the fact that the late fruits visually appeared more red than pink. Very thick walls, meaty flesh with little juice, good flavor. It matches the description of [[Aker's Plum]] other than the skin color. : The seed came to me labeled as [[Aker's Plum]], but as the fruits appeared to be pink, I added 'Pink' to the name. ed to be pink, I added 'Pink' to the name.
Fruit color pink  +
Fruit shape plum  +
Fruit size small  +
Fruit type canner  + , paste  + , salad  +
Growth habit semi-det.  +
History * ? * Possibly a mutation of the original [[Aker's Plum]] that led to the change of the skin color from yellow to clear.
Leaf regular  +
Maturity midseason  +
Member code Category:B.C KO T +
Seed source Linda Black of Fountain Valley, California (CA BL L) 08 / Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N) 04 / Carolyn Male of Salem, New York (NY MA C) 97 / Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 93
Variety type open-pollinated  +
Vendor Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + , Sand Hill Preservation Center + , Salt Spring Seeds +
Year grown 2010  +
Categories Tomato Variety List  + , Pink Tomatoes  + , Semi-determinate Tomatoes  + , Regular Leaf Tomatoes  + , Paste Tomatoes  + , X  + , B.C KO T  + , Tatiana's 2010 Growout List  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 3 June 2014 16:29:46  +
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