West Virginia 63

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West Virginia 63
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape round, oblate
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated, commercial heirloom
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). West Virginia 63 - ripe fruit. 2015-08-13.


indet., regular leaf, bright red medium sized oblate fruit with slightly irregular shape. 4-11 oz. Excellent rich tomato flavor with some sweetness. Juicy.

Seed source:

1. Doug Zuknick, West Virginia 07
2. Martin Longseth of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (WI LO M) 07
3. Clayton Weaver, Washington 12

Year grown: 2011(1 - crop failure), 2015(2)

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


75 days, indet., regular leaf, red fruit, 8-12 oz, productive.

Seed source:

from University Greenhouse

Year grown: 2007

Location: Pasadena, Texas


"Resistance to late blight, verticillium & fusarium wilt, vines are indeterminate, vigorous, fruits are medium to large, meaty, oblate to globe in shape, smooth, resist cracking. Gallegly, M.E. 1964. "West Virginia '63, A new home-garden tomato resistant to late blight." Science Serves Your Farm, West Va. Univ. AES Bul. 490, p.3,6,15-16."

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