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Russian Persimon

Zoom in Photo: Russian Persimon.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche, County Agricultural Agent

History: Brought to U.S. by Seed Savers Exchange.

Tomato Type: Heirloom

Breed: Open Pollinated

Origin: Russia

Leaf Type: Narrow

Plant Type: Determinate

Fruit Shape: Flattened Globe

Skin Color: Orange

Flesh Color: Yellow

Usage: Fresh

Availability: Seed Exchange, Commercial

Comments: Free of blemishes? Mild sweet flavor?

Note: Comments followed by "?" are from seed catalog descriptions. You decide if you agree.