• 4296
    • Delicious Tomato - Approx. 25 seeds per packet.
    • $2.95

Delicious Tomato

Set the world record for size—over 7 pounds!



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Product Details

You may be lucky enough to harvest the tomato that beats the record, but even if not, most of your crop will be plump, meaty fruits that weigh well over a pound. The name describes the taste—flavorful, juicy and just plain delicious. Fruit resists cracking and stores for weeks. Indeterminate plants produce huge yields. 77 days to maturity.

  • Zones: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height: 4 - 6 feet. Indeterminate.
  • Spacing: 18 - 24 inches between plants, 3 - 5 feet between rows.
  • Depth: Start seeds indoors 6 - 8 weeks before planting outdoors. Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. Transplant outdoors after any chance of frost is past (may use Kozy Koats #80842 to plant earlier). When transplanting, set the plant deep, up to the first true leaves, b
  • Spread: 3 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Soil Preference: Deep, rich, well-drained soil. pH 5.5-6.8.
  • Germination: 8 - 10 days.
  • Pruning: Prune by cutting out suckers (auxillary shoots between the stems and the leaves) to produce larger fruit. Fruit also ripens earlier since the sun can reach it more easily.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating. Both male and female flowers are present on each plant.
  • Days To Maturity: 77 days from transplant.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Flowers: Single yellow flowers.
  • Fruit: Red, large, excellent flavor. Smooth, very little cracking. Almost solid meat with small seed cavity.
  • Growth Rate: Will grow to full maturity and produce fruit in one growing season.
  • Size: Most over 1 pound, Many 2 - 3 lbs.
  • Seed Counts: GA item # 4296 has approximately 30 seeds per packet. The other item numbers for seeds have approximately 75 seeds per packet.
  • Comments: Set the world record for size, over 7 pounds. Open pollinated, heirloom variety.
    • 4296
    • Delicious Tomato - Approx. 25 seeds per packet.
    • $2.95