Bychye Serdtse (Khilenko)
|Bychye Serdtse (Khilenko)|
|Variety type||open-pollinated, heirloom|
- Indet., but relatively compact plant with wispy regular leaf foliage. Large pink heart shaped fruits, mostly blunt, but some are more pointy. 10-12 oz. Delicious flavor, meaty and juicy, not many seeds. (15 seeds / packet)
- Aleksey Kulik, Ukraine 15 / Natalia Khilenko, Armavir, Russia 14
Year grown: 2015
- Russian heirloom variety from Khilenko Family.
- The seeds were sent to Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds in 2014 by Aleksey Kulik, Ukraine 15, who received them from Natalia Khilenko of Armavir, Russia. Mrs. Khilenko and her family have been growing many native Russian heirlooms for many years, and she shared seeds from her seed collection with Aleksey Kulik, a Ukrainian seed vendor.
Russian name: Бычье Сердце (Хиленко)
- The name means 'Bull's heart from Khilenko' in Russian.
Description in Russian
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Bychye Serdtse (Khilenko) - ripe fruit. 2015-07-26.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Bychye Serdtse (Khilenko) - sliced fruit. 2015-07-26.
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|Description||Indet., but relatively compact plant with wispy regular leaf foliage. Large pink heart shaped fruits, mostly blunt, but some are more pointy. 10-12 oz. Delicious flavor, meaty and juicy, not many seeds. (15 seeds / packet)|
|Description in Russian|
|Fruit color||pink +|
|Fruit shape||heart +|
|Fruit size||large +|
|Fruit type||slicer +|
|Growth habit||semi-det. +|
|History||* Russian heirloom variety from Khilenko F … * Russian heirloom variety from Khilenko Family.
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|Russian name||Бычье Сердце (Хиленко) +|
|Seed source||Aleksey Kulik, Ukraine 15 / Natalia Khilenko, Armavir, Russia 14|
|Translation||The name means 'Bull's heart from Khilenko' in Russian.|
|Variety type||open-pollinated + and heirloom +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +|
|Year grown||2015 +|