From Tatiana's TOMATOBase
- 128 days from seed germination, super early, compact sprawling det. plant with regular foliage, 1-2' tall, round red medium/large cherry fruit, some reach 0.5-0.75 oz, slightly flattened, excellent strong tomato flavor, a wonderful early tomato suitable for growing in small (1 gal) pots. Medium to low yields.
- Valentina Kouchnareva, South Urals, Russia 98
Year grown: 2007
- From Tatiana's mother-in-law, Valentina Kouchnareva, who purchased the seeds from a Russian seedsman (non-commercial) in 1999. It was marked as "Cherri" (which is a Russian spelling for "Cherry"), hence Tatiana called it 'Russian Cherry'.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Russian Cherry. 2007.
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Facts about Russian Cherry
|Fruit color||red +|
|Fruit shape||round +|
|Fruit size||cherry +|
|Fruit type||cherry +|
|Growth habit||det. +|
|History||* From Tatiana's mother-in-law, Valentina Kouchnareva, who purchased the seeds from a Russian seedsman (non-commercial) in 1999. It was marked as "Cherri" (which is a Russian spelling for "Cherry"), hence Tatiana called it 'Russian Cherry'.|
|Member||B.C KO T +|
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +|