Black and Red Boar
|Black and Red Boar|
|Fruit color||black, striped|
|Fruit type||salad, slicer|
- Silvery green with red striping bicolored fruit. 3-5 ounces with deep chocolate/maroon flesh. Superbly balanced complex taste. Medium heavy producer on 5-7 foot indeterminate regular leaf vines. 69 days.
- Received seeds as a gift with my order to Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds in 2008. They were labeled as "Trial Seeds". Of 8 plants grown or monitored, all bred true.
Location: Buford, Georgia, USA, Zone 7b
- Discovered and stabilized by Brad Gates, Wild Boar Farms, Vacaville, California.
Ted Maiden (TN MA T): Black and Red Boar - seedling. 2009
Ted Maiden (TN MA T): Black and Red Boar - Green fruit. 2009
Ted Maiden (TN MA T): Black and Red Boar - ripening fruit. 2009.
Ted Maiden (TN MA T): Black and Red Boar - ripe fruit. 2009