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Yuriy Gagarin (Юрий Гагарин, Yuri Gagarin)

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About Yuriy Gagarin (Юрий Гагарин, Yuri Gagarin)

‘Yuriy Gagarin’ is a very old Russian tomato variety named after famous Russian pilot and cosmonaut Yuriy Alekseyevich Gagarin, who became the first human to journey into outer space, achieving a major milestone in the Space Race in 1961.
Indeterminate, regular leaf plants that produce big (11-25oz./300-700g), bright red beefsteaks, slightly ribbed on the shoulders. Very meaty, dense flesh, juicy, and very tasty. Midseason, about 83 days to maturity.

Culinary Use
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Slicer
Flavor Profile
Tart / Well-balanced
Flesh Color
Red
Fruit Color
Red
Fruit Shape
Oblate / Ribbed / Round
Fruit Size
Large
Leaf Type
Regular
Maturity
Mid-season
Plant Type
Indeterminate
Species
Solanum lycopersicum
Variety
Open Pollinated

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