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Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color green
Fruit shape oblate
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated, commercial
Country Russia
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Boloto - ripe fruit. 2015-08-19.


Indet., regular leaf. Medium sized green-when-ripe beefsteaks with pink/purple blush at blossom end. So juicy, and so delicious, outstanding sweet flavor. Clear epidermis. 5-8 oz. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Åke Truedsson of Klagshamn, Sweden (SWED TR A) 10 / CV GISSOK (Russia)

Year grown: 2015

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


80 days, indet., regular leaf plant with a high yield of 8-12 oz green fruit with very good flavor.

Seed source:

Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus (BELR BA A)

Year grown: 2007

Location: Oblong, Illinois


Round green fruit, some with a red blush, soft flesh, regular leaf, indet., about 150-200 gr.

Seed source:

M. Hahm-Hartmann, Germany

Year grown: 2008

Location: Germany


  • Russian commercial variety. Developed by Timiryazev's Agricultural Academy in Moscow.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 2007 Yearbook by Neil Lockhart of Oblong, Illinois (IL LO N), seeds from Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus (BELR BA A).

Russian name: Болото

The name can be translated from Russian as 'Bog', 'Swamp', or 'Marsh'.

Description in Russian

  • "Оригинатор: ООО 'ГИСОК-АГРО'. Включен в Госреестр по Российской Федерации для садово-огородных участков, приусадебных и мелких фермерских хозяйств для выращивания под пленочными укрытиями. Созревание плодов наступает на 95 день после полных всходов. Растение индетерминантное. Лист крупный, зеленый, слабогофрированный. Соцветие простое до промежуточного. Первое соцветие закладывается над 9 листом, последующие - через 3 листа. Плод плоскоокруглой формы, ребристый, окраска незрелого плода зеленая с темно-зеленым пятном у плодоножки, зрелого - зеленая с желтыми или розовыми вкраплениями до желто-зеленой. Число гнезд 4 и более. Масса плода 150-250 г. Вкусовые качества плодов отличные. Товарная урожайность плодов 5,4 кг/кв.м."

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