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Better Boy (VFN) Hybrid Tomato

Produces a Bushel of Fruit per Plant


Guinness record holder—342 lbs. of fruit from one plant! Deep red and meaty, up to a pound each. Dense foliage cover, too. Indeterminate. 75 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 6 - 8 feet (needs staking.).
  • Germination 8 - 10 days.
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum var 'Better Boy'
  • Height: 6 - 8 feet (needs staking.).
  • Spacing: 18 - 24 inches between plants, 3 - 5 feet between rows.
  • Depth: 1/4 inch.
  • Spread: Indeterminate vines.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer
  • Fruit: Plump, juicy, meaty, deep globe, scarlet tomatoes.
  • Days To Maturity: 75 days from transplant.
  • Form: Annual. Vine
  • Flower Form: Yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, deep, fertile soil. pH 5.5 - 6.8
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 30 seeds per packet.
  • Size: 8 oz., often weigh 1 lb.
  • Comments: Indeterminate vines, best staked. Widely adapted. Big yields. Disease resistant: V1, F1, N, ASC, ST. Good foliage protection. Stake or support plants. Biggest yield, Guinness record-holder for producing 342 lbs. of fruit from one plant. RESTRICTED STATES for plants, AE, AK, GU, HI, ME, MT, PR

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