Abe Hall

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Abe Hall
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color pink
Fruit shape beefsteak
Fruit size large
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated, heirloom
Country USA


85 days, indet., regular leaf plant, good yields of 1 lb pink beefsteak fruit, very good flavor.

Seed source:

Jerry Moomaw of Glouster, Ohio (OH MO J) 97

Year grown:

Location: Oblong, Illinois


  • Seed was given to Jerry Moomaw of Glouster, Ohio (OH MO J) by Fred Hutchison, a decendent of Abe Hall. Jerry Moomaw introduced this tomato in the SSE 1997 Yearbook.
  • The story of this variety says that a boater, Abe Hall, grabbed a large pink tomato he saw floating by while he was riding out an Ohio River flood and planted its seeds.

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