Canadian Heart

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Canadian Heart
Maturity late
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape heart
Fruit size large
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Canadian Heart - ripe fruit. 2014-08-28.


Indet. plants with regular leaf foliage. Plants do not grow very tall, but they are quite bushy. Very large squat red blunt hearts, 14-21 oz, meaty and firm flesh. Very good balanced flavor. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Al Anderson of Troy, Ohio (OH AN A) 07 / John Smarsz, Woden Act, Australia

Year grown: 2014

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


70-80 days, indet., regular leaf, red blunt heart-shaped fruits, 1+ lb, solid, meaty, tasty, does better in moderate climate.

Seed source:


Year grown: 2007

Location: Wynndel, BC, Canada


  • Canadian origin?
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 2007 Yearbook by Al Anderson of Troy, Ohio (OH AN A), who said that his seeds source was John Smarsz from Australia. Al Anderson listed it in Pink section, but other members describe it as red.
  • Introduced commercially by Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds in 2015.

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