65 days, determinate dwarf
— The fruits of 'Alpatieva 905A' are good flavored, red in color, two to five ounces in weight, globe to oblate shaped, on dwarf plants with rugose
leaves that reach eighteen to twenty four inches tall.
'Alpatieva 905A' is an old, Soviet-era Russian variety, developed by VNIISSOK, from a cross 'Shtambovyi Alpatieva 905' with 'Bizon 639', and introduced in 1950.
It is a Russian commercial variety that was sent to us by seed saver, Andrey Baranovski of Minsk (BELR BA A). Each packet contains approximately 20 seeds.