- Compact plants with regular leaf foliage. Small elongated yellow/orange cherries with excellent sweet flavor. Very high yields.
- Valery Popenko, Semei, Kazakhstan 15 / Trade Winds Fruit 14
Year grown: 2016
- Solanum cheesmannii.
- From Underwood Gardens catalog: "This is the true wild Galapagos Island tomato variety, collected by Sarah Darwin, great-granddaughter of (naturalist) Charles Darwin. These tomatoes are found growing right along the seafront, just feet from the ocean in rocky, exposed and almost soilless conditions. "
- The red-fruited variety named Sara's Galapagos is a variety thought to be introduced to the Galapagos Islands from the mainland, and it is not this species.
Also known as
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Galapagos Wild. 2016-09-15.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Galapagos Wild. 2016-09-23.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2017||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2013|| Delectation of Tomatoes - new
Trade Winds Fruit
Twining Vine Garden
Trade Winds Fruit - new
Twining Vine Garden
|2010|| Twining Vine Garden
|2009|| Twining Vine Garden
You can buy Galapagos Wild seeds at Tatiana's TOMATObase Seed Shop.
By buying our seeds you help us to maintain and improve Tatiana's TOMATObase website, and to preserve many endangered open-pollinated varieties.
The proceeds from seed sales and donations are our only source of funding at this time.
Thank you so much for your support!
|Also known as||Galapagos Island +|
|Description||Compact plants with regular leaf foliage. Small elongated yellow/orange cherries with excellent sweet flavor. Very high yields.|
|Fruit color||orange +|
|Fruit shape||oval +|
|Fruit size||cherry +|
|Fruit type||cherry +|
|Growth habit||det. +|
|History||* Solanum cheesmannii.
|Member code||B.C KO T +|
|Seed source||Valery Popenko, Semei, Kazakhstan 15 / Trade Winds Fruit 14|
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +, Trade Winds Fruit +, Delectation of Tomatoes + and Twining Vine Garden +|
|Year grown||2016 +|