Van Wert Ohio

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Van Wert Ohio
Maturity midseason
Growth habit indet.
Leaf type regular
Fruit color red
Fruit shape oblate
Fruit size medium
Fruit type slicer
Variety type open-pollinated
Country USA
Tatiana Kouchnareva (B.C KO T). Van Wert Ohio - sliced. 2015-08-14.


Indet., regular leaf. Round red fruits with smooth shoulders, 4-7 oz. Excellent rich and sweet flavor. (15 seeds / packet)

Seed source:

Dan and Val McMurray of Wynndel, British Columbia, Canada (B.C MC D) 07 / Jerry Luebbe, Ohio / Dave Morgan, Columbus, Ohio

Year grown: 2015

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


80 days, indet., 6' plants, regular leaf, 6-8 oz red fruit, excellent tomato taste, good sweet/acid balance, few splits, vigorous and productive, another must grow here in PNW.

Seed source:

Jerry Luebbe, Ohio / Dave Morgan, Columbus, Ohio

Year grown: 2006

Location: Wynndel, BC, Canada


  • Originated from Van Wert, Ohio.
  • United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), PI 254644. Donated to USDA in 1958.
  • First introduced in Seed Savers 2007 yearbook by Val and Dan McMurray of Wynndel, BC, Canada (B.C MC D).

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