Seed Source: Received from private donor.
2014 Very meaty, good tasting fruit. A more mild flavour than some other brown varieties, but still with a nice flavour. 9lbs per plant.
Plant Growth Observations
Vine Growth Type: Indeterminate
Vine Growth Habit: Sprawling
Plant size: Large (4.5ft)
Leaf type: Regular
Leaf Coverage: Moderate
Maturity: 85 days
Skin colour: Brown
Flesh colour: Brown
Fruit Shape: Oblate
Fruit Fasciation: Medium fasciation
Fruit Firmness: Medium
Fruit Set: Good
Average Fruit Diameter: 4"
Average Fruit Length: 3.5"
Average Fruit Weight: 250g (8.8oz)
- Fruit has dark brown/green shouldering.
- Developed by John Seigel of Covington, Ohio, USA, from Schimmeig Creg and a pink beefsteak. First introduced to the Seed Savers Exchange members directory in 2007.