Jeff Davis

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Said to be a very old heirloom variety that honored the Confederacy’s only president. First offered in the Seed Savers Yearbook of 1991 by Donald Sparks of Pikeville, Kentucky. A large potato leaf heirloom variety that produces 10-18 ounce, pink tomatoes that have a creamy flesh, few seeds and are deliciously robust with well-balanced, sweet to acidic, tomato flavors. A particularly good variety for the southern, warmer climates.

Seeds available at store.tomatofest.com.

Varieties
Heirloom
Fruit Colors
Pink
Fruit Shapes
Oblate
Fruit Sizes
Large
Fruit Weights
10-18 oz
Culinary Uses
Slicer
Maturities
Late
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Origins
Kentucky
Leaves
Potato
Flavors
Sweet