Old heirloom variety from Germany, from an Amish community in Indiana, USA. Introduced by Dr. Dester.
Big pink fruits of 250 to 750 grams, flattened beefsteack type with smooth and plump shoulders.
Beefsteak meat type, very dense and fleshy. Small seedboxes containing little gel and seeds.
Exceptionally soft and sweet flavor, scores always well in tasting contests.
Good and regular production from second half of the season.