Tomato – Paul Robeson (Organic) ***NEW FOR 2020***
A big dusky red beefsteak Russian heirloom tomato with cult status in the US. Paul Robeson tomato is a cult classic. Seed savers and tomato lovers are currently raving about this variety.
The fruits are large and beautiful with a dusky red colour and green shoulders, their flesh is firm and juicy. It’s most famous for it’s distinctive luscious smoky sweet and tangy flavour and the name behind the tomato.
Paul Robeson (1898-1976) was an African-American actor, athlete, opera singer, and an outspoken political activist for racial equality and social justice.
It is not the only reason why we offer this tomato in our catalogue. The flavoursome and special tomato just looks good in garden as well as the kitchen and we think it could be called one of the finest tomatoes in existence.
This Russian variety was made available by Marina Danilenko, a seedswoman from Moscow.
(Approximate seed count – 20)