Lillian's Red Kansas Paste
|Lillian's Red Kansas Paste|
|Fruit shape||plum, oval|
|Fruit type||paste, canner|
- Indet., regular leaf plants with wispy appearance. Small red oval fruits, 1-3 oz. Excellent sweet flavor. (15 seeds / packet)
- Jeff Fleming of Augusta, Michigan (MI FL J) 07 / Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N) 97 / Calvin E Wait (Unique Seed Service) of Ethel, Missouri (MO WA C) 96 / Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 91 / Robert Richardson of Phelps, New York (NY RI R)
Year grown: 2014
- 90 days, indet., regular leaf plant with good yield of 3-5 oz egg-shaped fruit, excellent taste.
- Calvin E Wait (Unique Seed Service) of Ethel, Missouri (MO WA C) 96 / Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 91 / Robert Richardson of Phelps, New York (NY RI R)
Location: Oblong, Illinois
- History details are not available. All that we know is that this variety was grown by Lillian Bruce, Tennessee, which explains why it was named 'Lillian's'.
- First offered in the Seed Savers 1989 Yearbook by Robert Richardson of Phelps, New York (NY RI R), who got the seeds from somebody in Kansas.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lillian's Red Kansas Paste - plant. 2014-06-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Lillian's Red Kansas paste - ripe fruit. 2014-10-06.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2014|| Heirloom Tomatoes
J&L Gardens Seed
|2013|| Heirloom Tomatoes
J&L Gardens Seed
Sand Hill Preservation Center - sold out for 2013
|2011|| Heirloom Tomatoes
Sand Hill Preservation Center - not available for 2011
|2009|| Heirloom Tomatoes
Sand Hill Preservation Center
|2008||Sand Hill Preservation Center||3||.|
|2007||Sand Hill Preservation Center||4||.|
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