Re: [tomato] caspian pink

Margaret Lauterbach (
Tue, 17 Nov 1998 12:29:17 -0700

At 11:50 AM 11/17/98 +0000, you wrote:
>Caspian Pink was in trials this year. It will be introduced by 
>Seminis Seed in 1999 or 2000 and should be available from  most of 
>the major seed catalog companies.
>Seminis is arguably the largest HYBRIDZER of tomato, pepper and other 
>veggie seeds in the world, but this is an open pollinated variety. To 
>help dispel the myth that hybridizers are plotting to take over the 
>world's seed supplies, Seminis still sells Brandywine Tomato 1885, 
>Old Homestead (Kentucky Wonder) Pole Bean 1864, Black Seeded Simpson 
>Lettuce Pre-1880 and Alderman Pea 1878.
>Here's an interesting Tomato family web site:
I get a 404 for that url.  Margaret