Pierce’s Pride

A stabilized cross between Tappy’s Heritage and Black Krim cross that was selected and stabilized by a Baker Creek’s seed grower, Larry Pierce. Introduced commercially by Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds in 2006. Indeterminate, regular leaf plant that produces a high yield of 4-12 oz., dark purple/black globular fruits with green shoulders. Mild, complex, rich, earthy flavors. Seeds available at http://www.rareseeds.com

Varieties
Open Pollinated
Fruit Colors
Purple
Flesh Colors
Purple
Fruit Shapes
Oblate
Fruit Sizes
Medium
Fruit Weights
4-12 oz
Culinary Uses
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Salad / Slicer
Maturities
Late
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Leaves
Regular
Flavors
Well-balanced