Cuban Black

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Tomato 'Cuban Black' ripe fruit. Aug 2018.

Grower: Kelly

Year: 2018, 2020

Accession: 234

Seed Source: Purchased from a commercial source.


2018 Really tasty, strong grower. Nice classic tomato flavour with an earthy undercurrent. Seemed quite crack resistant, even with uneven watering. Grew better under high heat than Black Krim. Some green shouldering. Best for fresh use. Approx 5 lb/plant.

Plant Growth Observations

Vine Growth Type: Indeterminate

Vine Growth Habit: Erect

Plant size: Medium (3.5 ft)

Leaf type: Regular

Leaf Coverage: Fair

Maturity: Mid (75 days)

Fruit Observations

Skin colour: Brown

Flesh colour: Brown

Fruit Shape: Oblate

Fruit Fasciation: Medium

Fruit Firmness: Medium

Fruit Set: Good

Average Fruit Diameter:

Average Fruit Length:

Average Fruit Weight: 88g

Affliction Observations

Other Observations


  • Russian variety, originally from the USSR.