|Fruit type||slicer, paste, canner, cooking|
|Variety type||open-pollinated, commercial heirloom|
- Midseason. Vigorous det. plants with regular leaf foliage. Fruits are bright red and medium size, some are shaped like blunt hearts, but most are round. 3-6 oz. Excellent balanced tomato flavor. First few fruits can be almost seedless. Very worthy old variety to grow in your garden.
- Peter Gallant, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 07 / David Lemasters, Pennsylvania
Year grown: 2013
- A 1941 introduction from the Pennsylvania Agricultural Experiment Station, State College, Pennsylvania.
- Stabilized Oxheart X Penn State Earliana cross.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - flowers. 2013-06-23.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - baby fruit. 2013-06-23.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - baby fruit. 2013-07-03.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - ripe fruit. 2013-09-05.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - sliced fruit. 2013-08-05.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Pennheart - sliced fruit. 2013-09-05.
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