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Shugan

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About Shugan

Shugan, AKA Tsygan AKA Gypsy. Russian commercial variety, introduced to North America by Andrey Baranovski, Minsk Belarus in, the early 2000s under its translated name, Gypsy. Indeterminate, regular leaf plants produce large crops of 6-9 oz., oblate, juicy, purple/black fruits with some greenish shoulders. Very good, pronounced earthy, slightly acidic flavors. Delicious!

Culinary Use
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Salad / Slicer
Flavor Profile
Acidic
Flesh Color
Purple
Fruit Color
Brown
Fruit Shape
Oblate
Fruit Size
Medium / Small
Leaf Type
Regular
Maturity
Mid-season
Plant Type
Indeterminate
Species
Solanum lycopersicum
Variety
Open Pollinated

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