|Growth habit||dwarf, indet.|
|Leaf type||regular, rugose|
|Variety type||created heirloom, stabilized intentional cross|
- Indeterminate dwarf (tree-type) plants with regular rugose foliage. Fruits are pink, shaped like beefsteaks, some smaller. 4-13 oz. Very good balanced flavor. (15 seeds / packet)
- Dwarf Tomato Project 2013
Year grown: 2014, 2015
- Developed in the 2006-2013 by the members of the Dwarf Tomato Project from a cross between Budai Torpe and Stump of the World (Sleepy family), made in 2006 by Patrina Nuske Small in Australia.
- It is the collaborative work of primarily Patrina Nuske Small (who named it), Craig LeHoullier, Linda Black, Denise Sackett, Justin Morse, Bill Minkey, with input from many others.
- Introduced commercially by The Sample Seed Shop and Heritage Tomato Seed in 2014.
- More information about the development of this cultivar can be found on the Dwarf Tomato Project website.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - plant. 2014-06-03.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - ripe fruit. 2015-08-14.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - ripe fruit. 2015-08-18.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - ripe fruit. 2014-09-06.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - sliced fruit. 2015-08-14.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - sliced fruit. 2015-08-18.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Rosella Crimson - sliced fruit. 2014-09-06.
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2016||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new||.||.|
|2014|| Heritage Tomato Seed - new
The Sample Seed Shop - new
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