• 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: N/A
  • Spacing: 18-24 inches between plants, 3-5 feet between rows
  • Depth: 1/4 inch
  • Spread: Indeterminate vines.
  • Sun/Shade: full sunlight, insufficient light will cause for vines to be tall and spindly.
  • Soil Preference: deep, rich, well-drained. pH 5.5-6.8. Well tilled, loamy.
  • 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. Both male and female flowers are present on each plant.
  • Days To Maturity: 77 days from transplant
  • Yield: 100 lbs./100 foot row
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Flowers: need to be present for fruit to develop.
  • Fruit: Red, large, excellent flavor. Smooth, very little cracking, Almost solid meat, small seed cavity.
  • Growth Rate: Will grow to full maturity and produce fruit in one growing season.
  • Size: Most over 1, Many 2-3 lbs.
  • Seed Counts: 30 seeds
  • Comments: Indeterminate. Developed from Beefsteak. Set the world record for size. Excellent slicer.
    • 4296
    • Delicious Tomato - Approx. 25 seeds per packet.
    • $2.95