Very rare heirloom from France, bears the name of the person, Leon, who shared the seeds.
Fruits from 200 to 400 grams, round beefsteak type, flattened at the poles and shoulders bounced. Sometimes lobed for the lager calibers. Fruit clusters from 4 to 6 fruits.
Purple skin with dark green shoulders.
Purple beefsteak flesh, dense and juicy. Rich flavor, well balanced.
Robust plants with thick stems, vigorous, dense foliage, indeterminate.
Excellent mid-season production until first frost.