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Tomato 'Sputnik', Sept 2016. ©Kelly

Grower: Kelly

Year: 2016

Accession: 283

Seed Source: Original seed from Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T), of Anmore, B.C.


2016 Good production of oblate brown fruit, approx 170 gr each. Excellent flavour, did well in heat although suffered some fruit drop. Smooth skin. Regular leaf. Indeterminate.

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Vine Growth Habit: Indeterminate

Plant size: Medium

Leaf type: Regular

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Fruit Fasciation: Moderate

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