This terrific red tomato was developed by Anthony Neves, who brought seeds from the Azores. A beautiful beefsteak with deep red fruit bursting with rich, full flavor. This medium to large acidic Neves Azorean Red Tomato is perfect for a tomato sandwich or a Caprese salad. Late Producer but worth the wait and back by popular demand. Indeterminate. 85-90 days.
Watch the video below for helpful tips on how to plant and care for your tomatoes
Growing Tomatoes requires a few basic things for success:
·Planting after your last frost date in Spring
·Good Soil, with enough room for each plant to
grow, weed free
·6+ hours of sunlight
·At least 1” of rain per week or supplemental
watering to achieve the same amount.
·Organic Vegetable Fertilizer blended for
Tomatoes, with calcium included, used as directed.
·Strong Supports for the plants to grow on.
·Proper pH level from 5.5-6.2
·Daytime temperatures from 70-85, Nighttime
temperatures 55-71 degrees for flowers to form fruit
I was super impressed with the results of this beefsteak. Absolutely beautiful fruits for an heirloom, huge, flavorful. The only downside is the lateness, but you know what they say: "Good things come to those who wait."
Best BLT "Mater", October 11, 2016 By Sara
They take their time ripening, but what a FANTASTIC tomato! Beautiful fruits with a rich flavor, I will grow several more next year. They make an unforgettable BLT!
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