Encouraging home gardening and seed saving since 1986

Canadian


Sub-Arctic Maxi

Sub-Arctic Maxi (1976) is a few days later than Plenty, with fruits 3 to 4 times as big. The Sub-Arctic series of tomatoes was developed in Alberta for short season gardening. Most are considerably larger than cherry tomatoes and take about the same number of days to mature.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Sub-Arctic Plenty

Sub-Arctic Plenty (early 1970‘s) is a few days earlier than Tiny Tim. The Sub-Arctic series of tomatoes was developed in Alberta for short season gardening. Most are considerably larger than cherry tomatoes and take about the same number of days to mature.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Sugawara

Sugawara was bred by James Sugawara, a Japanese immigrant who operated a market garden in Vernon from the late 1920’s until about 1950. He bred his tomato in the late 1930’s. It was one of the local cultivars into which was bred verticillium resistance by Denby & Wooliams (Summerland, BC) in the early 1950’s.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Summerdawn

Summerdawn has slightly sprawling determinate plants producing early large red tomatoes. Specifically bred for Okanagan growing conditions as a fresh market variety.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Summerjet

Summerjet (1970) is a selection from Vinered x Summerdawn. It is part of L.G. Denby’s breeding program begun in the early 1950’s in Summerland, BC, to increase verticillium wilt resistance in commercial tomatoes in the Okanagan.

/ / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Swift

Swift (1961) is the earliest of the prairie bred tomatoes with round fruits a bit larger than a golf ball.

/ / / / /

Price(s): $8.00, $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds, about 100 seeds
Ultrabec

Ultrabec has small plants producing nice round red medium-sized juicy tomatoes.

/ / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Usabec

Another Roger Doucet variety. Small plants with small sized round red fruits.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Vineland Bright

Vineland Bright comes from the Horticultural Experimental Station (HES) in Simcoe, Ontario, probably released in the 1960’s. It produces medium to large, slightly pointed red fruits with quite solid flesh.

/ / / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
Yorkbec

In the 1960’s and ’70’s Roger Doucet led a tomato breeding program in Quebec which tried to breed varieties that tolerated cool nights in spring. Yorkbec has New Yorker as one its parents. It produces a heavy yield of medium-sized fruits in early mid-season and is resistant to cracking.

/ / / / /

Price(s): $4.00
Packet Size(s): 25 seeds
    class='wp-pagenavi' role='navigation'>
  • Page 3 of 3
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
website powered by LIME COMMUNICATIONS