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Delicious Tomato

Set the World Record for Size-Over 7 Pounds

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. 77 DAYS. Tomato plants are not available in CA, OR, WA.

Seeds will be shipped within 5-10 days of your order.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 4 - 6 feet. Indeterminate.
  • Germination 8 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

This item ships in both Spring & Fall

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  • 15054
  • Pkt.- approx. 75 seeds per packet
  • $2.99
  • 64519
  • Plant-3 per offer
  • $12.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum var 'Delicious'.
  • 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.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating. Both male and female flowers are present on each plant.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer
  • Fruit: Red, large, excellent flavor. Smooth, very little cracking. Almost solid meat with small seed cavity.
  • Days To Maturity: 77 days from transplant.
  • Form: Annual. vine
  • Flower Form: Yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, well-drained soil. pH 5.5-6.8.
  • Growth Rate: Will grow to full maturity and produce fruit in one growing season.
  • Seed Count: GA item # 4296 has approximately 25 seeds per packet. The other item numbers for seeds have approximately 75 seeds per packet.
  • 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.
  • Size: Most over 1 pound, Many 2 - 3 lbs.
  • Comments: Set the world record for size, over 7 pounds. Open pollinated, heirloom variety.

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