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Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape oval, heart
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated, commercial
Country Russia
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Tsesarevich - sliced fruit. 2013-09-13.


Indet., regular leaf plants. Red irregularly shaped fruits, some are oval, almost round, and some are shaped like blunt hearts. 5-16 oz, some fruits can grow larger. Small seed locules. Excellent rich flavor, more acidic than sweet.

Seed source:

Dmitry Shlomin, Bryansk, Russia 11 / Denis Terentiev, Ukraine 09

Year grown: 2013

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


  • From a seed collection of Denis Terentiev of Donetsk, Ukraine.
  • Introduced commercially in North America by Tatiana's TOMATObase Seeds in 2014.

Russian name: Цесаревич

The name means 'Crown Prince' in Russian.

Description in Russian

  • "Куст 1,5 м. Плоды до 1кг, красные, овальные, отменного вкуса. Один из лидеров по урожайности в коллекции. Устойчив к болезням."

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