Heirloom Beefsteak Tomato Seeds
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Deep scarlet color. Fruit very large, deep, flat, and ribbed. Weight 9-12 oz., splendid for slicing and a mild flavor, plants are large and spreading, foliage broad and medium green in color. Mid to late variety. Non-genetically engineered.
Culture: Use fertile, well drained and moisture retentive soil. Water well while plant is growing, less often after fruits set. Support plants by staking or use cages, keep fruit from ripening on the ground.
Harvest: Red, vine ripened.
Nutrition: High in vitamins A and C, a good source of potassium.
Planting depth: 1/4" (6 mm.)
Seed spacing: 1/2" (13 mm.)
Spacing between rows: 2"-3" (5-7.5 cm.)
Days to germination: 8-14
Spacing after thinning: 3" (7.5 cm.)
Days to maturity: 56-80