Yellow 1884 Pinkheart
|Yellow 1884 Pinkheart|
|Fruit color||white, pale yellow|
- indet., regular leaf, medium sized pale yellow or ivory slightly oblate fruits, some beautifully lobed, with a pink blush on the bottom end. Not a heart-shaped despite the name. Very good flavor with a hint of citrus, juicy and meaty flesh. 5-10 oz.
- David Lemasters, Pennsylvania 08
Year grown: 2011 (crop failure), 2012
- Indeterminate, regular leaf, medium-sized tomatoes. Taste was pretty good for a yellow/orange. Slight, but not prominent, heart shape to mine. Good production. mid season, 75 days.
- David Lemasters, 08
Location: LaFollette, Tennessee, USA
- Developed by the late Darrell Merrell (The Tomato Man) from a chance cross between the 1884 Tomato and an unknown yellow.
- First introduced commercially by Marianna's Heirloom Seeds in the 2010 Catalog. Seed was sent to Marianna's Heirloom Seeds by Randy Flemming, a good friend of Darrell Merrill.
- First introduced in the Seed Savers 2010 Yearbook by Martin Longseth of Wisconsin (WI LO M).
Also known as
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart - flowers. 2012-06-27.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart - baby fruit. 2012-07-13.
Ted Maiden (TN MA T): Yellow 1884 Pink Heart - Green Fruit. 2010.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart (2011 seed) - ripe fruit. 2012-09-25.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart - ripe fruit. 2011-10-01.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart (2007 seed) - sliced fruit. 2012-09-06.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart (2011 seed) - sliced fruit. 2012-09-25.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart - sliced fruit. 2011-10-01.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Yellow 1884 Pinkheart - sliced fruit. 2011-10-22.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2014||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2013||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2011||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||2||0|
|2010||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds - new (as 1884 Pink Heart)||1||.|
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