Highly productive plants
Fruits weigh up to 8 oz. each
Great for sandwiches, salads, slicing
Good disease resistance
Vigorous, productive plants pump out enormous quantities of round, perfectly red 4-8 oz. tomatoes that are ideal for slicing, sandwiches and salads. Intensely scarlet fruit boasts that delicious old-time tomato flavor with the perfect balance of sweetness and acidity. Indeterminate. Disease Resistance: F2 V. 75 DAYS.
Lycopersicon lycopersicum ‘Jersey Beefsteak’
Height: 4 – 6 feet
Spacing: 24 – 36 inches.
Depth:Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. For plants, plant them deeper than in the pot. Plant them just below the first set of leaves.
Spread:2 – 3 feet
Light Required:Full Sun
Yield: Very productive.
Blooms: Early Summer, Mid Summer
Fruit: Scarlet-red fruit weighing 4-8 oz. boasts that delicious old-time tomato flavor with the perfect balance of sweetness and acidity.
Days To Maturity: 75 Days
Germination: 5 – 8 Days
Form: Vegetable, Tomato, Indeterminate Tomato
Flower Form: Small yellow flowers.
Soil Requirements: Prefers well-drained, fertile soil, high in organic matter.
Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
Seed Count: Approximately 20 seeds per packet.
Pruning: Prune by cutting out suckers (auxillary shoots between the stems and the leaves) to produce larger fruit. Fruit also ripens earlier since the sun can reach it more easily.
Foliage: Foliage color is medium green.