Crop: Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum)
Breeder: Dwarf Tomato
OSSI Pledge Date: 1/1/2020
Release Date: 2020
Bred for Organic Systems: Yes
Commercial Availability: Yes
Stability: Finished Variety
80 days, dwarf — The two to three foot tall, rugose, regular leaf plants of ‘Waverley’ produce four to sixteen ounce, pink colored, oblate shaped, fruit that are deliciously sweet and juicy.
‘Waverley’ was selected by Patrina Nuske Small from the “Rosy” family, which originated from a cross between “Dwarf Tomato Project” release ‘Rosella Purple‘ and ‘Orange Heirloom‘ made by Patrina in 2008. Members of the who worked on stabilization process were Shawn Conant, Bill Minkey, and John Dunton.