Canadian Dwarf

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Tomato 'Canadian Dwarf', fruit. August 2017. ©Kelly
Tomato 'Canadian Dwarf', plant. June 2017. ©Kelly

Grower: Kelly

Year: 2017, 2020

Accession: 323

Seed Source: Dan McMurray Memorial Seed Bank (Creston, BC)

Comments:

2020
2017 Good producer, although later for a smaller determinate plant than one would expect. Nice blemish free fruit with classic tomato flavour. I grew this one in a 5 gallon pot, and think it would produce even better in-ground. Approx 3 lbs per plant.

Plant Growth Observations

Vine Growth Type: Determinate

Vine Growth Habit: Erect

Plant size: Small

Leaf type: Regular

Leaf Coverage: Good

Maturity: Mid (82 days)

Fruit Observations

Skin colour: Red

Flesh colour: Red

Fruit Shape: Oblate

Fruit Fasciation: Slight Fasciation

Fruit Firmness: Firm

Fruit Set: Good

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Average Fruit Length:

Average Fruit Weight: 142 grams

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History

  • First offered in SSE 2007 yearbook by Michael Gunn of Pasadena, TX, USA, who originally received the seeds from Jennifer Hutson of Kingston, Ontario.