Grandpa's Cock's Plume
|Grandpa's Cock's Plume|
|Fruit type||slicer, canner, paste|
|Variety type||open-pollinated, heirloom|
- Det., bushy regular leaf plants, high yield of medium sized pink hearts, 6-12 oz, very good mild sweet flavor. Performs well in 5 gal containers.
- ONT HU J 06 (Jennifer Hutson, Ontario, Canada)
Year grown: 2010
- 90 days, indet., regular foliage, 8 oz to 1 lb, pink, heart shaped fruit, good taste and yield.
- MO WA C 95 (Calvin E. Wait, Ethel, Missouri) / NY MA C (Carolyn Male, Salem, New York)
Location: Oblong, Illinois
- 85 days, indet., regular leaf, red fruit, mostly oxheart shaped, up to 1 lb.
Location: Pasadena, Texas
- From Altai mountains of Siberia, Russia.
- First introduced commercially by Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens .
- This is another tomato that different people and seed vendors have been describing differently. Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens originally described it as large hearts with light-red skin. Tanager described it as a medium (4-6 oz) red hearts. Seed Savers Exchange members describe it as medium to large pink heart, and some do not specify the fruit color.
- First introduced in the Seed Savers 1995 Yearbook by AK BO I, who bought the seeds from Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens , and by Calvin E. Wait, Unique Seed Service, Ethel, Missouri (MO WA C), who got the seeds from Carolyn Male of Latham, New York.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Grandpa's Cock's Plume - plant. 2010-07-03.
Olena Tsygankova, Alberta. Grandpa's Cock's Plume - plant. 2012-07-25.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Grandpa's Cock's Plume - baby fruit. 2010-07-11.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Grandpa's Cock's Plume - baby fruit. 2010-07-28.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Grandpa's Cock's Plume - ripe fruit. 2010-08-29.
Olena Tsygankova, Alberta. Grandpa's Cock's Plume - sliced fruit. 2012-09-07.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Grandpa's Cock's Plume - sliced fruit. 2010-08-29.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2014||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2013||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds
Heritage Tomato Seed
|2012||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds
Heritage Tomato Seed - new
|2011||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||5||1|
|Fruit color||pink +|
|Fruit shape||heart +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Fruit type||slicer +, canner + and paste +|
|Growth habit||det. +|
|Member||B.C KO T +, IL LO N + and TX GU R +|
|Variety type||open-pollinated + and heirloom +|
|Vendor||Seeds Trust/High Altitude Gardens +, Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + and Heritage Tomato Seed +|