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TOMATO Big Beef

Lycopersicon esculentum

Stock: Out Of Stock

Family: Solanaceae

Subfaimly: Solanoideae

Characteristics: Indeterminate variety

Seeds per packet: Approx. 25

The 1984 All America Selections Winner Big Beef produces excellent yields of large beefsteak tomatoes 100-150mm in size with firm flesh with a flavour you would expect from an old-fashioned beefsteak tomato.

Excellent variety for slicing for sandwich and burgers.

A hybrid indeterminate variety that produces over a long season that can growing to 1.5 to 1.8 metres tall.

 

Adaptable to most soils but produces the best fruit in a deep free-draining soil with consistent moisture in a sunny position. Protect from strong winds, support with stakes when required.

Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Late Winter to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Spring

Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 75-100cm
Row Space: 50-60cm
Germination: 10-14 days
Maturity: 10-12 weeks

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