Kangaroo Paw Green
|Kangaroo Paw Green|
|Growth habit||dwarf, indet.|
|Leaf type||regular, rugose|
|Variety type||created heirloom, stabilized intentional cross|
B.C KO T
- ***NEW 2015 Release from Tomato Dwarf Project***. OSSI-Pledged variety. Indet. vigorous dwarf (tree-type) plants with regular leaf rugose foliage. Produce loads of smooth round amber fruit (yellow skin, green flesh), 2-6 oz. The flavor is delightful - well balanced, and very tasty. (15 seeds / packet). We also got green fruits from Kangaroo Paw Red in 2016 and 2017.
- Craig LeHoullier of Raleigh, North Carolina (NC LE C) 16 / Bill Minkey of Darien, Wisconsin (WI MI B) 16
Year grown: 2015*, 2017
Location: Zone 7b, PNW, Anmore, BC, Canada (760 ft above sea level)
- Developed in the 2005-2015 by the members of the Dwarf Tomato Project from a cross between Budai Torpe and Cherokee Green made by Patrina Nuske Small in 2005 and named Witty. It was selected and named collaboratively by Patrina, Tim Warren and Craig LeHoullier (Patrina with the Kangaroo Paw, and Tim and Craig as different colors arose). Stabilization was a collaborative work of Patrina Nuske Small, Craig LeHoullier, Justin Morse, John Biedler, Carol Knapp, Doug Frank, and Bill Minkey.
- Released in 2015 (F10 generation).
- This variety is now associated with the Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI)
- The OSSI Pledge - " You have the freedom to use these OSSI seeds in any way you choose. In return, you pledge not to restrict others’ use of these seeds or their derivatives by patents, or other means, and to include this pledge with any transfer of these seeds or their derivatives." The seed packets that you share or sell should include this information.
- More information about the development of this cultivar can be found on the Dwarf Tomato Project website.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Kangaroo Paw Green - ripe fruit. 2017-09-10.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Kangaroo Paw Green - sliced fruit. 2017-09-10.
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