|Variety type||heirloom, open-pollinated|
- Indet., regular leaf. We received wrong seeds, as we got medium pink beefsteaks, 6-12 oz, with very good flavor.
- Al Anderson of Troy, Ohio (OH AN A) 09 / Andrea Saylor, Tennessee (TN SA A) (wrong)
Year grown: 2015
- Very old heirloom variety, offered in Julis Belot 1906 Seed Catalog (Belgium) and Simon Louis Frères et Cie 1917 Catalog.
- United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), PI 636259. Donated to USDA in 1963.
- First offered in the Seed Savers 1995 Yearbook by Carolyn Male of Salem, New York (NY MA C) and Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C).
- May be a renamed Earliana.
Also known as
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Alice Roosevelt - sliced fruit. 2015-08-08.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2016||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2011||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||3||0|
|2010||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||3||.|
|2009||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||3||.|
|2008||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||4||.|
|2007||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds||3||.|
You can buy Alice Roosevelt seeds at Tatiana's TOMATObase Seed Shop.
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|Also known as||Comète +|
|Description||Indet., regular leaf. We received wrong seeds, as we got medium pink beefsteaks, 6-12 oz, with very good flavor.|
|Fruit color||red +|
|Fruit shape||round +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Fruit type||slicer +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|History||* Very old heirloom variety, offered in [h … * Very old heirloom variety, offered in Julis Belot 1906 Seed Catalog (Belgium) and Simon Louis Frères et Cie 1917 Catalog.
NC LE C).
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|See also||Earliana +|
|Seed source||Al Anderson of Troy, Ohio (OH AN A) 09 / Andrea Saylor, Tennessee (TN SA A) (wrong)|
|USDA||PI 636259 +|
|USDA link||http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/acc/display.pl?1094549 +|
|Variety type||heirloom + and open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +|
|Year grown||2015 +|