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Orange Russian 117

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

About Orange Russian 117

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 a pink blush tomatoes. Very meaty flesh with a red center. Terrific flavor is well balanced, complex and well-balanced. Great for sauces, salads and sandwiches. Seeds available at

Open Pollinated
Fruit Colors
Bi-Color / Orange / Yellow
Flesh Colors
Bi-Color / Orange / Yellow
Fruit Shapes
Fruit Sizes
Large / Medium
Fruit Weights
10-18 oz
Culinary Uses
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Salad / Slicer
Plant Types

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