Burgess Lemon

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Burgess Lemon
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color yellow
Fruit shape round
Fruit size small
Fruit type cherry, salad
Variety type commercial heirloom, open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Burgess Lemon - sliced fruit. 2014-09-07.


Indet., vigorous plants with regular leaf foliage. high yields of beautifully shaped, ruffled beefsteaks that are yellow at the beginning of the season, and acquire pinkish blush when the weather gets sunny and hot. Delicious sweet flavor. 4-10 oz.

Seed source:

Dave Thompson, Southeast Michigan 09

Year grown: 2014

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


  • An old heirloom variety from Burgess seed catalog.
  • * United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), PI 270260. Donated to the USDA in 1969, from the United States.

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