From Tatiana's TOMATOBase
|Fruit color||red, yellow, striped|
|Fruit shape||plum, elongated|
|Fruit type||paste, cooking, canner|
- Large pointed paste type, some obtaining in the 200-300g range. Shoulders generally smooth. Very good flavor much better than most pastes. Some sweetness.
- Some cracking problems. Plants set heavy. 2009. Very affected by septoria leaf spot. About 75-80 days.
- Emerged in 1997 in John Swenson's garden in Illinois.
Also known as
Klaus-Peter Schurz (GERM SC K). Striped Roman - flower. 2010.
Olena Tsygankova, Alberta. Striped Roman - ripe fruit. 2012-09-29.
Facts about Striped Roman
|Fruit color||red +, yellow + and striped +|
|Fruit shape||plum + and elongated +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Fruit type||paste +, cooking + and canner +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|Member||MO MU K +|
|Variety type||open-pollinated +|
|Vendor||Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds +, Johnny's Selected Seeds +, Sand Hill Preservation Center +, Heritage Tomato Seed +, Solana Seeds +, Trade Winds Fruit + and Territorial Seed Company +|