Commercial variety from Russia, introduced in the US in the 2000s and popularized under the translated American name: "Mushroom Basket".
Fruits from 150 to 350 grams, carmine pink sometimes speckled cream. More or less flattened, folded / ribbed throughout the entire body.
Firm and thick flesh, often multi hollow seed boxes containing very few seeds. Mild sweet flavor.
Perfect for making grout and / or sauces.
Vigorous plants with great development, dense foliage, indeterminate growth.
Very good regular production in mid season until first frost.
Variety well adapted to short-season regions and / or cool summers.