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Orange Russian 117 (Dawson’s Russian Oxheart)

About Orange Russian 117 (Dawson’s Russian Oxheart)

Orange Russian, 117 AKA Dawson’s Russian Oxheart. Bred by Jeff Dawson in the mid-90s from a cross between Russian 117 and Georgia Streak. Indeterminate, regular leaf plants produce beautiful 10-18 oz., heart-shaped, yellow-orange with pink blush tomatoes. Very meaty flesh with a red center. The terrific flavor is well-balanced, complex, and well-balanced. Great for sauces, salads and sandwiches.

Culinary Use
Salad / Slicer
Flavor Profile
Sweet
Flesh Color
Bi-Color / Orange / Yellow
Fruit Color
Orange / Red / Yellow
Fruit Shape
Oxheart
Fruit Size
Large / Medium
Leaf Type
Regular / Wispy
Maturity
Late
Plant Type
Indeterminate
Species
Solanum lycopersicum
Variety
Open Pollinated

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