SunGold F1

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SunGold F1
Maturity early
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color orange
Fruit shape round
Fruit size cherry
Fruit type cherry
Variety type hybrid
Country Japan
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). SunGold F1 - ripe fruit. 2012-08-09.


55-60 days, large indet., regular leaf, very sweet, bright orange cherries, .5", on long clusters, delicious fruity taste, one of our favorite cherries, along with Josefina. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

1. Tomato Growers Supply 07, Tomato Growers Supply 14
2. Pinetree Seeds 08
3. Johnny's Selected Seeds 12

Year grown: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011(3), 2013(1)

Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)


Bright orange fruits. High sugar content and a very good fruity taste. Tall plants. The plants have a characteristic smell. One of the few hybrid varieties that i'm growing every year.

Seed source:


Year grown: 2013

Location: Zone 8a, Kuba, Main-Tauber-Kreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (430 ft above sea level)


  • Developed by Tokita Seed Co., Ltd., Japan and released in 1992.
  • Some sources mentioned that Brandywine may be one of the parents for this hybrid, but it is not known for sure. Some tomato growers, who grew F2 generation of Sungold, also reported a few potato leaf seedlings.


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