Large Black and Red Boar

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Large Black and Red Boar
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color black, striped
Fruit shape oblate
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Large Black and Red Boar - ripe. 2015-08-23.


Indet, regular leaf. Medium size round and oblate fruits, brown/black with green striped. 6-8 oz. (15 aseeds / packet)

Seed source:

Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) 12 / Brad Gates, Wild Boar Farms, Napa, CA

Year grown: 2015

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


80 days, indet., regular leaf, black-red fruit with green stripes, 6-8 oz, good flavor, good yield.

Seed source:

Brad Gates, Wild Boar Farms, Vacaville, California 06

Year grown: 2007

Location: Oblong, Illinois


  • Discovered by Bradley Gates of CA at his Wild Boar Farms in the 2000s.
  • First introduced to SSE by Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N) and Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) in 2008; both received their seed directly from Brad Gates.
  • Some growers reported larger (8-16 oz) fruit.


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