- Indet., regular leaf, high yield of large pink flattened beefsteaks. Very good balanced flavor, nice juicy flesh. 8-14 oz.
- Geza Korbely, Hungary 06
Year grown: 2012
- SSE Accession: TOMATO/PINK-PURPLE 5497.
- First offered in the Seed Savers 2002 Yearbook by Scott Benson, Medina, New York (NY BE S), no seed origin mentioned.
- Tatiana's note: I suspect this variety could have been translated as 'Lilac Giant' by Andrey Baranovsky, who sometimes used 'lilac' or 'raspberry' as a synonym for 'pink'. However, I have no confirmation or proof.
- Lilac (a different tomato)
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - plant. 2012-06-21.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - plant. 2012-06-28.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - flower. 2012-06-28.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - baby fruit. 2012-07-13.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - ripe fruit. 2012-08-25.
Susan Anderson (TX AN S): Lilac Giant - ripe fruit. 2010. Posted with owner's permission.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lilac Giant - sliced fruit. 2012-09-06.
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