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Golden Queen, USDA strain
Country USA  +
Description Mid to late season, indet., regular leaf, pale yellow round fruit with pink blush at the blossom end, 4-8 oz. Very good flavor.
Fruit color yellow  +
Fruit shape oblate  +
Fruit size medium  +
Fruit type slicer  +
Growth habit indet.  +
History * A very old historic heirloom hariety, US * A very old historic heirloom hariety, USDA strain. NSL 27257. * 1882 Livingston release, a.k.a. [[Livingston's Golden Queen]]. * 1900 Livingston seed catalog says: : ''"Livingston's Golden Queen. (introduced by us in 1882). "Queen of All the Yellows", and a real good yellow sort of first-class quality. Its superior flavor has brought it into general favor as a table fruit. It is solid, always smooth, entirely free from ridges, large in size, ripens early, and is the most beautiful yellow variety ever sent out. The larger and riper fruits are sometimes tingled with red at the blossom end. None excel it for eating raw or slicing. The handsome golden-yellow slices make a beautiful contrast in a dish with red sorts. It has very little acid, and the quality is excellent. Makes handsome rich preserves. "'' ellent. Makes handsome rich preserves. "''
Leaf regular  +
Maturity late  +
Member code Category:B.C KO T + , Category:GERM SC K +
See also Golden Queen + , Goldene Königin +
Seed source Nancy Kirch of Binghamton, New York (NY KI N) 05/ [[Tomato Growers Supply]]
Variety type open-pollinated  + , commercial heirloom  + , historic  +
Vendor Tomato Growers Supply + , Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds + , Solana Seeds + , The Sample Seed Shop +
Year grown 2006  + , 2015  +
Categories Tomato Variety List  + , Tomato Seeds  + , Yellow and Orange Tomatoes  + , Indeterminate Tomatoes  + , Regular Leaf Tomatoes  + , Medium Tomatoes  + , Heirloom Tomatoes  + , B.C KO T  + , GERM SC K  + , 100 Heirloom Tomatoes  + , Tatiana's 2015 Growout List  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 14 November 2015 07:47:12  +
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