|Fruit shape||elongated, plum|
|Fruit type||paste, canner|
|Variety type||stabilized intentional cross, open-pollinated|
- Sent to me as Romain Mouchetée, which is a translated name for Speckled Roman. Indet., plants with wispy regular foliage. Fruits are red with golden yellow stripes, shaped like fat plums, some with a tip at the blossom end. 3-8 oz. Very striking appearance and very good sweet taste. (limited, 15 seeds/packet)
- Angelo Dorny, Belgium 07
Year grown: 2013
- 85 days, indet., regular leaf plant with a high yield of 4-6 oz paste type fruit with bi-color skin, good flavor.
- Marianne Jones of Dickson, Tennessee (TN JO M) 01 / John Swenson, Illinois (IL SW J)
Location: Oblong, Illinois
- Developed by SSE member John Swenson of Illinois (IL SW J) as a result of a stabilized cross of Antique Roman and Banana Legs.
Also known as
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Speckled Roman - baby fruit. 2013-07-10.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Speckled Roman - green fruit. 2013-07-23.
Olena Tsygankova, Alberta. Speckled Roman - green fruit. 2012-08-27.
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Speckled Roman - sliced fruit. 2013-08-31.
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