‘Mountain Bebe’ is the F1 hybrid of NC 7 Grape × NC 8 Grape. It is resistant to late blight (Ph-2 and Ph-3 genes), tomato spotted wilt virus (Sw-5 gene), and fusarium wilt races 2 and 3 (I-2 and I-3 genes). The hybrid has a compact, indeterminate growth habit with short internodes (br gene). It has total soluble solids equal to ‘Mountain Honey’ with dark red fruits of ≈11.7 g per fruit.
IPGRI 1996 Descriptors for tomato (Lycopersicon spp.) International Plant Genetic Resources Institute, Maccarese, Italy. 12 Jan. 2022. <https://hdl.handle.net/10568/73041>
Panthee, D.R. & Gardner, R.G. 2013a ‘Mountain Honey’ hybrid grape tomato and its parent NC 6 Grape breeding line HortScience 48 1192 1194 https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI.48.9.1192
Panthee, D.R. & Gardner, R.G. 2013b ‘Mountain Vineyard’ hybrid grape tomato and its parents: NC 4 Grape and NC 5 Grape tomato breeding lines HortScience 48 1189 1191 https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI.48.9.1189