|Variety type||open-pollinated, commercial|
- indet., regular leaf foliage, a good yield of pink flattened globes, 5-10 oz, meaty and juicy, very good flavor.
- BELR BA A 07 (Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus)
Year grown: 2007. 2017
Russian name: Три Толстяка
- The name can be translated as 'Three Fat Men' from Russian
- Russian commercial var., introduced to NA gardeners by Andrey Baranovsky of Minsk, Belarus, through seed exchanges with Tomatoville members in 2006-2007.
- Named after the book by Yury Olesha, ‘Three Fat Men’.
- Introduced to SSE by Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T) and Nancy Kirch, NY (NY KI N) in 2008. Both Nancy and Tatiana received the seed from Andrey, and their observations were almost identical, but different from the original description supplied by Andrey, which said:
- indeterminate *midseason to mid-late, indet. (1-1.5 m tall) plant with a good yield of bright-red, oblate-heart shaped 400-800 g fruits, 4-5 fruits per truss, meaty, and tasty 120/500 Siberian (Altai).
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Tri Tolstyaka - flowers. 2007-07-02
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Tri Tolstyaka - baby fruit. 2007-07-02
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Tri Tolstyaka - ripe fruit. 2007-08-22
|Year||Commercial Vendors||Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings)||Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)|
|2018||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2014||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2013||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds
Delectation of Tomatoes - new
|2012||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||.||.|
|2011||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||2||2|
|2010||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||2||.|
|2009||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds||2||.|
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|Fruit color||pink +|
|Fruit shape||oblate +|
|Fruit size||medium +|
|Fruit type||slicer +|
|Growth habit||indet. +|
|History||* Russian commercial var., introduced to N … * Russian commercial var., introduced to NA gardeners by Andrey Baranovsky of Minsk, Belarus, through seed exchanges with Tomatoville members in 2006-2007.
|Member||B.C KO T +|
|Variety type||open-pollinated + and commercial +|
|Vendor||Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + and Delectation of Tomatoes +|