Dwarf Golden Heart
|Dwarf Golden Heart|
|Growth habit||dwarf, indet.|
|Leaf type||regular, rugose|
|Variety type||created heirloom, stabilized intentional cross|
- ***NEW 2015 Dwarf Tomato Project Release***. Indeterminate dwarf ('tree-type') plants with rugose regular leaf foliage. Golden yellow blunt hearts, some fruits are oblate and not heart-shaped. 4-6 oz. Excellent balanced flavor, very delicious. (15 seeds / packet)
- Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 15 / Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) / Tomato Dwarf Project
Year grown: 2015
- 70 days. The vigorous dwarf regular leaf plants produce a heavy yield of medium to medium large sized (4-10 ounces) blunt heart shaped medium yellow fruit with a more pale colored flesh, possessing a delightful, balanced, sweet flavor.
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
- Developed by the members of the Dwarf Tomato Project from a cross between Anna Banana Russian and Roza Vetrov made by Patrina Nuske Small and named Nosey. It was selected and named by Linda Black of California.
- Stabilization was the collaborative work of Lurley Hernandez, Christy Shedd, Dan Follett, Jason Ford, Paul Fish, Linda Stormes and Craig LeHoullier.
- The starting seed sample was grown out and supplied by Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) in 2014.
- Introduced commercially by The Sample Seed Shop in 2015.
- More information about the development of this cultivar can be found on the Dwarf Tomato Project website.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dwarf Golden Heart - ripe fruit. 2015-08-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dwarf Golden Heart - ripe fruit. 2015-08-23.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dwarf Golden Heart - sliced fruit. 2015-08-06.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dwarf Golden Heart - sliced fruit. 2015-08-16.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Dwarf Golden Heart - sliced fruit. 2015-08-23.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2016||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2015||The Sample Seed Shop - new||.||.|
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