This is not the hybrid variety of Goliath but an old fashioned, giant beefsteak tomato that grows huge. Dark red and slightly ribbed, they are meaty and have few seeds. Most fruits are 1-2 lbs. however some will reach up to 3 lbs. Heirloom from the late 1800's. Gorgeous looking plants too! 85 days.
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
When you order from The Tasteful Garden, we provide healthy, happy plants ready to go into your garden, all organically grown. There' lots of help along the way with a website full of growing tips and information. Read More