Tuxhorn's Red and Yellow

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Tuxhorn's Red and Yellow
Maturity late
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color bi-color
Fruit shape beefsteak, oblate
Fruit size large
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Tuxhorn's Red and Yellow (3) - ripe fruit. 2015-08-13.


Indet., regular leaf plants. Very large bi-colored beefsteak fruits can grow up to 3 lbs. Excellent sweet flavor. Seriously beautiful fruit. (very limited, 12 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

1. Peter Gallant, Prince Edward Island, Canada 07 / a trader in Hungary
2. Nathalie Antaya of Saint-Robert, Quebec, Canada (QUE AN N) 08 / Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) (SODC)
3. Julien Schmit, Nancy, France 09

Year grown: 2014, 2015(3}

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


90 days, indet., regular leaf plant, fair yield of 1-1.5 lb yellow and red bicolor fruit, very good flavor.

Seed source:

Will Bonsall, Scatterseed Project, Farmington, Maine (ME BO W) 97 / Mrs. Ed Tuxhorn

Year grown:

Location: Oblong, Illinois


A 'must have'. Big, excellent flavor, smooth and sweet. Yummm.

Seed source:

Year grown: 2008

Location: Nancy, France


  •  ?
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1991 Yearbook by Will Bonsall, Rarmington, Maine (ME BO W), who received the seeds from Mrs. Ed Tuxhorn.
  • Introduced commercially by Solana Seeds .

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Year Commercial Vendors Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings) Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)
2018 . .
2017 . .
2016 Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds . .
2015 Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds . .
2014 Solana Seeds . .
2013 Delectation of Tomatoes - new
Solana Seeds
3 .
2012 1 2
2011 Solana Seeds 2 2
2010 Solana Seeds 2 1
2009 Solana Seeds 1 .
2008 Solana Seeds 1 .
2007 Solana Seeds 1 .

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