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Blaby Special
Country England  +
Description Indet., regular leaf. Red fruits are about 4 oz, very uniform in size and shape. Very good balanced flavor. Extremely productive, perfectly shaped, and blemish free. ideal tomato for organic farmers market!
Fruit color red  +
Fruit size small  +
Fruit type salad  +
Germ% 100  +
GermRec David Lemasters, PA 08 (2014, 100)  +
Growth habit indet.  +
History * An heirloom tomato from England. It had * An heirloom tomato from England. It had been grown at Shoult's Farm in Blaby, Leicestershire from the turn of the 20th century until 1948. It was an extremely popular tomato and had high praise for its taste, when the farm closed the variety became extinct in cultivation and was considered lost. Seeds recently found at seed bank in The Netherlands, grown out and distributed by Russel Sharp of the Lancaster Environment Center. * Introduced in SSE 2008 Yearbook by Neil Gillard, Ontario (ONT GI N) and Terry L. Raso of Wadsworth, Ohio (OH RA T). * Introduced commercially in North America by [[Skyfire Garden Seeds]] in 2011. a by [[Skyfire Garden Seeds]] in 2011.
Leaf regular  +
Maturity midseason  +
Member code Category:B.C KO T + , Category:B.C MC D +
Seed source 1. Blue Lytes, Washington 08 : 2. David Lemasters, Pennsylvania 08
Variety type open-pollinated  + , heirloom  +
Vendor Skyfire Garden Seeds + , Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds +
Year grown 2014(2)  +
Categories Tomato Variety List  + , Tomato Seeds  + , Regular Leaf Tomatoes  + , Indeterminate Tomatoes  + , Red Tomatoes  + , Small Tomatoes  + , English Tomatoes  + , Heirloom Tomatoes  + , B.C MC D  + , B.C KO T  + , Tatiana's 2014 Growout List  + , Memorial List of McMurrays' Varieties  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 26 October 2014 03:24:41  +
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