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Gurney's® Ruby Monster (VFF) Hybrid Tomato

Huge Fruits with Fantastic, Old-Fashioned Flavor

Big, beefy fruits that weigh over 1 lb. each are packed with rich, tangy tomato flavor. Intensely red, meaty flesh is wonderful on sandwiches, in sauces and salsas, and is perfect for canning and freezing. Vigorous plants are disease resistant and produce heavy yields. Determinate. 80 DAYS. Tomato plants are not available in CA, OR, WA.
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height Determinate - 36 - 48 inches.
  • Germination 7 - 14 days.
  • Shade Required Full Sun.

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  • 86965
  • Pkt-approx 15 seeds per packet
  • $8.99
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  • Plants-3 per offer
  • $19.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon esculentum 'Beefsteak' Hybrid
  • Height: Determinate - 36 - 48 inches.
  • Spacing: 24 - 36 inches.
  • Depth: When transplanting, set the plant deep, up to the first true leaves, by digging a deep hole or digging a trench and laying the plant on it's side in the trench. The stem will develop roots along it's length.
  • Spread: 24 - 36 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun.
  • Yield: Heavy yields.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Enormous beefy red tomatoes, with the traditional beefsteak appearance- 1 lb. + fruit.
  • Days To Maturity: 80 Days.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 15 seeds per packet.
  • Pruning: Prune by cutting out suckers (auxiliary shoots between the stems and the leaves) to produce larger fruit.
  • Comments: Giant size & the perfect old-fashioned tomato flavor are the selling points of this big beauty. 1 lb. + fruit are intense red through & through, with meaty texture and rich tangy sweet tomato flavor. Hybrid plants are vigorous & disease resistant, with heavy yields.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

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