Talalikhin 186

Developed by Belarusian Research Institute of Vegetable Gardening. Stabilized cross of Opolchenets x Planovyi 904. Named after Viktor Talalikhin, a Hero of the Soviet Union, who was among the first to perform aerial ramming at night during the World War II (1941). First offered in the Seed Savers 1996 Yearbook by Seed Savers Heritage Farm, Decorah, Iowa. United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), PI 262939. Donated to the USDA in 1960 by N.I. Vavilov Institute of Plant Industry. Introduced commercially in North America by Double Helix Farms in 2013. Compact determinate regular leaf plants produce an early high yield of 2-6 oz., medium-sized, oblate, juicy, red fruit with excellent acidic flavors. This variety is ideal for growing in pots.

Seeds available at tatianastomatobase.com.

Varieties
Heirloom
Fruit Colors
Red
Fruit Shapes
Oblate / Round
Fruit Sizes
Medium
Fruit Weights
2-6 oz
Culinary Uses
Salad / Slicer
Maturities
Early
Plant Types
Determinate
Origins
Belarus
Leaves
Regular
Flavors
Acidic