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Maturity early
Growth habit det.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape globe
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer, canner
Variety type open-pollinated, commercial
Country Canada
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Superbec - sliced fruit. 2015-07-26.


Det., regular leaf plants. Smooth red round and oblate fruits, meaty and juicy, with delicious full tomato flavor. 5-7 oz. Early maturity. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Sand Hill Preservation Center 09

Year grown: 2014 (crop failure), 2015

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


  • Canadian variety from Quebec, developed as a juicing tomato by Roger Doucet of Quebec, Canada, introduced in 1976.
  • First offered in the Seed Savers 1993 Yearbook by Jim Terner of Prairie Grown Garden Seeds, Cochin, Sasketchewan, Canada (SAS TE J), who got seeds from Raymond Tratt, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • SSE TOMATO 5484.

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Year Commercial Vendors Seed Savers Yearbook (Member listings) Seeds of Diversity (Member listings)
2018 . .
2017 . .
2016 Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds - new . .
2015 . .
2014 Solana Seeds . .
2013 Sand Hill Preservation Center - sold out for 2013
Solana Seeds
1 .
2012 3 1
2011 Sand Hill Preservation Center - not available for 2011
Solana Seeds
3 1
2010 Sand Hill Preservation Center
Solana Seeds
1 0
2009 Sand Hill Preservation Center
Solana Seeds
1 .
2008 Sand Hill Preservation Center
Solana Seeds - new
1 .
2007 Sand Hill Preservation Center 1 .

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