Guker's Special

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Guker's Special
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type potato
Fruit color pink
Fruit shape beefsteak
Fruit size large
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Guker's Special - ripe fruit. 2012-10-16.


Indet., potato leaf, very large pink fruits averaging 1 lb, meaty, excellent taste. Late season.
The seeds offered in our 2014 seed catalog were raised by Heritage Tomato Seed , and we are so grateful to Steve McClaren for donating the seeds to us. (20 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

1. Kath Weidemoyer, Upper Black Eddy, Pennsylvania 12 / seed swap 2010
2. Heritage Tomato Seed 14 / Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds 13

Year grown: 2012, 2013*(2)

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


  • Originated from Mr. Guker, a greenhouse owner in Matton, Illinois.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1986 (or earlier) Yearbook by Mr. McLaughlin of Indiana (IN MC G).

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