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Pearson’s Improved

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

About Pearson’s Improved

An improved version of ‘Pearson’ adapted for semi-arid regions. ‘Pearson Improved’ was bred by Dr. Oscar (O. H.) Pearson while he was the head of the breeding program at the Ferry-Morse Seed Company. It was released in 1942. Was popular in the California tomato industry as a shipping and canning variety.
Determinate, regular leaf plant produces 7 oz., red, round tomatoes with thicker skin and good taste.

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

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