Al-Kuffa

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Al-Kuffa
Maturity early
Growth habit indet., dwarf
Leaf type regular, rugose
Fruit color red
Fruit shape round
Fruit size small
Fruit type salad
Variety type open-pollinated
Country Iraq
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Al-Kuffa - sliced fruit. 2012-08-31.

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Compact indeterminate dwarf (tree-type) plants with rugose regular foliage, very early fruit set. It gave me the first ripe tomato in 2012 among all the 'earlies', despite the record cold and rainy June. Small red globes about 1-2 oz with very nice balanced flavor. Plants grow very well in 3-5 gallon pots and are well suited for container cultivation. Moderately productive. It will certainly be back in my garden as one of the early tomatoes for containers. (20 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Michael Volk, Texas 11

Year grown: 2012

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


History

  • From Iraq.
  • Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds received the seed from Aziz Nael, an Iraqi seed collector living in Tours, France, and offered it commercially in 2009 catalog.



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Facts about Al-KuffaRDF feed
CountryIraq +
DescriptionCompact indeterminate dwarf (tree-type) pl Compact indeterminate dwarf (tree-type) plants with rugose regular foliage, very early fruit set. It gave me the first ripe tomato in 2012 among all the 'earlies', despite the record cold and rainy June. Small red globes about 1-2 oz with very nice balanced flavor. Plants grow very well in 3-5 gallon pots and are well suited for container cultivation. Moderately productive. It will certainly be back in my garden as one of the early tomatoes for containers. (20 seeds / packet) es for containers. (20 seeds / packet)
Fruit colorred +
Fruit shaperound +
Fruit sizesmall +
Fruit typesalad +
Growth habitindet. + and dwarf +
History* From Iraq.
  • Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds received the seed from Aziz Nael, an Iraqi seed collector living in Tours, France, and offered it commercially in 2009 catalog.
Leafregular + and rugose +
Maturityearly +
Member codeB.C KO T +
Seed sourceMichael Volk, Texas 11
Variety typeopen-pollinated +
VendorBaker Creek Heirloom Seeds +, Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + and Casey's Heirloom Tomatoes of Airdrie +
Year grown2012 +
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