Answer: Some tomato varieties have foliage that looks more like that of a potato plant than a tomato plant. (This is not too surprising because the plants are both in the same family.) I suspect your friend may have been growing "Brandywine", a delicious and fine heirloom variety with pinkish fruit and potato type leaves. This is available from the Burpee Heirlooms catalog, you may call 1-800-888-1447 to order or request a catalog.
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