|Fruit shape||oblate, beefsteak|
|Variety type||open-pollinated, heirloom|
- 75-85 days, large indet. plant, regular leaf, large meaty red beefsteaks, some fruits were up to 1 lb., productive, great taste.
- 2009 Growouts
- Seeds from CV Blue Ribbon Tomatoes are crossed or mixed up - 50% of seedlings are potato leaf. See Mule Team Potato Leaf. Seed from Heirloom Seeds grew true to type.
Year grown: 2008 (crop failure), 2009 (#1), 2012(3)
- beefsteak tomato, ind., some fruits are cracking
- Manfred Hahm-Hartmann
Location: Quitzdorf am See, Germany
- Seed trade
- Bred by Joe Bratka's father. Joe found the seeds in glass jars in a tool shed on their/his property, could not germinate any of them and sent seeds to Carolyn Male (NY MA C), who succeeded in germinating the seed.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Mule Team (CV Blue Ribbon Tomatoes) - plant. 2009-06-06.
Klaus-Peter Schurz (GERM SC K). Mule Team - leaf. May 2011.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Mule Team (CV Blue Ribbon Tomatoes) - baby fruit. 2009-06-06.
Klaus-Peter Schurz (GERM SC K). Mule Team - green fruit. June 13, 2011.
Klaus-Peter Schurz (GERM SC K). Mule Team - green fruit. June 28, 2011.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Mule Team (CV Blue Ribbon Tomatoes) - green fruit. 2009-06-27.
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