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Beefsteak Tomato

America's Favorite Slicer!

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Beefsteak Tomato

America's Favorite Slicer!

  • Old-fashioned heirloom
  • Meaty, richly flavored fruits weigh up to 2 lbs.
  • Ideal for slicing and sandwiches
  • Very heavy yields
  • Open-pollinated indeterminate
Old-fashioned, heirloom variety bears gorgeous red, up to 2-lb. fruits with a meaty texture and a full, rich flavor. They're ideal for slicing and eating fresh or for sandwiches. For many, Beefsteak Tomatoes are the essence of summertime and a must-have in the home garden. The open-pollinated, indeterminate plants bear very heavy yields and can keep producing for months, often until frost. The vines can grow up to 8 ft. tall and staking is recommended. Disease Resistance: F V. 75 DAYS.
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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2022 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
4B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
8A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
9A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
10A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
Last Order Date All Grow Zones:Oct 24, 2022

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Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Beefsteak'
  • Height: 6 - 8 feet. Indeterminate vine.
  • Spacing: 36 - 48 inches between plants and 36 - 48 inches between rows.
  • Spread:24 inches.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Yield: Very heavy yields.
  • Color: Red
  • Size: 75 Seed Pkt
  • Fruit: Flat, solid, very meaty and juicy flesh, rich red color. Up to 2 lbs.
  • Days To Maturity: 75 Days
  • Zone: 3-10
  • Germination: 7 - 10 Days
  • Form: Vegetable, fruit, tomato, seed, heirloom, open pollinated
  • Flower Form: Star-shaped
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
  • Seed Count: 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.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.

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