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Livingston’s Ideal

  • Variety
  • Color
  • Shape
  • Fruit Size
  • Culinary Use
  • Plant Type
  • Leaf Type
  • Flavor Profile

About Livingston’s Ideal

Livingston’s Ideal AKA Ideal. Introduced in 1930 by A. Livingston. Description from 1935 Livingston’s Catalog:
“Livingston’s Ideal. (Globe type). Introduced by us in 1930. May properly be termed “a Red Globe”. Has strong, healthy plants that show no signs of blight. Globe shaped fruits of medium size; bright scarlet; firm flesh. About same season as Bonny Best. Fruit clusters are set closely on stalk, making increased yield under glass. 63 days.”
Indeterminate, regular leaf plant produces medium-sized, red, round fruit with good, robust, flavors.

Varieties
Heirloom / Open Pollinated
Fruit Colors
Red
Flesh Colors
Red
Fruit Shapes
Oblate
Fruit Sizes
Medium
Culinary Uses
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Salad
Maturities
Mid-season
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Leaves
Regular
Flavors
Well-balanced

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