Mid-season, indeterminate vines.
Huge red tomatoes.
Disease-resistant selection of Beefsteak, with traditional tangy flavor.
Plants produce huge red tomatoes. It made the Guinness book of World Records with 7 pound fruits.
A further selection and refinement of the original "Beefsteak". Relatively uniform and round for a huge tomato, with meaty flavorful flesh and small seed cavities.
BOTANICAL NAME: Solanum lycopersicum
Start in flats or pots 2 months or so before setting out. Transplant into well-composted soil after danger of frost is past. Set plants several inches deeper than in the pot-they will root along the stem. Greedy feeder-needs ample amounts of compost or decomposed manure. Needs lots of potassium, phosphorous, but not as much nitrogen. Needs calcium to prevent blossom-end rot; use gypsum or bone meal if necessary. Keep soil most in dry weather with periodic, deep watering and mulch.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: H/Matures 8-13/Harvest 17+/Yield 100-418/Spacing 24"
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