Tag Archives: Beefsteak

Tomato – Marianna’s Peace

Pink heirloom tomato that originated in Czechoslovakia. 1-2 lb., pink beefsteak tomatoes. Dense, creamy, sweet flesh with rich complex, old tomatoey flavors. Great gift for the tomato love Days: 85 Size: Indeterminate Color: Pink Season: Late-Season Type: Heirloom Purchased from www.tomatofest.com

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Tomato – Brandywine

Around 1880 a Mrs. Sudduth of Tennessee gave seeds said to be in her family for 100 years, to tomato seedsman, Ben Quisenberry of Ohio. Prolific potato leaf plant producing 1-2 lb. large, pink fruit. This is a strain that Craig LeHoullier believes is of the original Brandywine. Excellent flavor! Days: 85 Size: Indeterminate Color: Pink Season: Late-Season Type: Heirloom …

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Tomato – Yellow Beefsteak

Outstanding 1-2 lb. yellow/orange beefsteak tomato named for gardener and seedsman Chuck Wyatt. A dependable and prolific producer of large, meaty, deliciously sweet tomatoes. Planted: 2014 Days: 77 Size: Indeterminate Color: Yellow-Orange Season: Mid-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Mortgage Lifter

Developed by M.C. Byles in the 1930s, this heirloom tomato remains very much in demand in the Mid-Atlantic states. Mr. Byles, affectionately known as “Radiator Charlie” earned his nickname from the radiator repair business he opened at the foot of a steep hill on which trucks would often overheat. Radiator Charlie, who had no formal education or plant breeding experience, …

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Tomato – Gary Ibsen Gold

Gary Ibsen Gold tomato

Tomato seeds for this tall, leafy variety were sent to Gary Ibsen in 1990 from a gardener in Boone County, WV who shared that he had been growing these, and a favorite red variety for 40 years. He was given the tomato seeds from his Uncle who had grown them in Tennessee. Potato leaf plant produces lots of very juicy, …

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Tomato – Amana Orange

Huge heirloom beefsteak tomato named for the Amana Colonies in Iowa. These organic tomato seeds produce big, regular leaf plants that produce above average amounts of beautiful light-orange, irregular shaped (fluted) heirloom tomatoes that can grow to 2 pounds or more, with an average diameter of 5 inches. Excellent sweet, almost  tropical fruit flavors. Planted: 2014 Days: 90 Size: Indeterminate Color: Yellow-Orange Season: Late-Season …

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Tomato – Marvel Striped

Beefsteak originally from Oaxaca, Mexico. Largest of the bi-colored tomatoes. May get over 4-inches and 2 pounds. Sweet, mild fruity flavors. First Planted: 2013 Days: 95 Size: Indeterminate Color: Bi-Colored Season: Late-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Armenian

From tomato collector Charlotte Mullens of West Virginia. Large flattish yellow and orange tomato with some red marbling. A bi-colored beefsteak with great flavor and unusually strong flavors for a bi-colored. First Planted: 2013 Days: 90 Size: Indeterminate Color: Bi-Colored Season: Late-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Lithuanian Crested Pink

An heirloom tomato plant with regular, wispy foliage producing a good yield of, 10-16 oz., pink, heart-shaped fruits. Meaty flesh, very sweet flavors. Fruit size varies. A good salad tomato, sandwich tomato or sauce tomato. First Planted: 2013 Days: 85 Size: Indeterminate Color: Pink Season: Mid-Season Type: Heirloom From

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Tomato – Vintage Wine

A wonderful new addition to your garden. Pink with gold-striped,  pastel-hued, 1 lb. tomato with pronounced, elegant sweet delicious flavor. Tall potato-leaf plant producing lots of fruit. First Planted : 2013 Days: 84 Size: Indeterminate. Color: Bi-Colored Season: Late-Season From

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