- Indet., regular leaf plants. Purple/black slightly ruffled fruits are 3-6 oz. (15 seeds / packet)
- Al Anderson of Troy, Ohio (OH AN A) 08
Year grown: 2014
- 80 days, indet., regular leaf plant with high yield of 6-12 oz reddish black fruit with excellent flavor.
- Luc Fichot, Belgium (BELG FI L) 05 / Russian CV
- Introduced to SSE members by Luc Fichot (BELG FI L) in 2005, who said it was from a Russian commercial vendor. As of 2011, this tomato is not commercially available in Russia.
- Introduced commercially in North America by Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds in 2015.
Also known as
Russian name: Кардинал Чёрный
- The name means 'Cardinal Black' in Russian.
Description in Russian
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Kardinal Tchyornyi - baby fruit. 2014-06-23.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Kardinal Chernyi - ripe fruit. 2014-08-19.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Kardinal Chernyi - sliced fruit. 2014-08-19.
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|2015||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2011||Marianna's Heirloom Seeds - new||2||0|
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