|Fruit shape||pear, plum|
|Fruit type||paste, canner|
- Indet., regular leaf, very high yields of lovely red pear-shaped fruits, some with slightly ruffled shoulders, others are smooth, with green shoulders that disappear when fully ripe. 1-4 oz. Fruits grow in clusters of 3-8. Very meaty flesh and few seeds. Very good sweet flavor. Excellent canner or paste tomato, but also good fresh. Very good keeper.
- Robert Hoser, Wolfratshausen, Germany 12
Year grown: 2012
- Russian origin.
- IPK variety: LYC 3953. Donated to IPK by Robert Hoser, Wolfratshausen, Germany.
- For more information and some pictures, see .
Russian name: Грушевый
- The name can be translated as 'Pear-shaped' from Russian, and refers to the fruit shape which resembles a pear.
Also known as
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Gruschevij - plant. 2012-06-21.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Gruschevij - flower. 2012-07-06.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Gruschevij - green fruit. 2012-07-17.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Gruschevij - green fruit. 2012-07-24.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Gruschevij - sliced fruit. 2012-09-13.
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