Elfin – $2.25
approx. 20 seeds – indeterminate – regular leaf – early/mid season – Elfin is one of the best all-around red cherry tomatoes we’ve grown. It is very sweet, productive, and crack resistant. Highly recommended for home or market growers.
Fiaschetto – $2.25
approx. 20 seeds – determinate – regular leaf – early/mid season – Fiaschetto, aka Napoli a Fiaschetto, is an extremely heavy producer of elongated, red, cherry, roma/paste-type tomatoes. Although this is technically a determinate variety, it never quit producing in our San Diego trial garden. Great hang time on the plant and handles well. A […]
Floradade – $2.25
approx. 20 seeds – determinate – regular leaf – mid season – Floradade is a determinate tomato but it produced well for me throughout the summer. These did well in my hot, humid greenhouse and they also were impressive when grown outside. Interestingly, the first fruit were better tasting than the fruit produced later in […]
Giannini – $2.25
approx. 20-30 seeds – indeterminate – regular leaf, wispy – mid season – Giannini was one of most pleasant surprises in my 2013 trial garden. It was a very heavy producer of red, 6-12 oz., mostly elongated-plum shaped tomatoes.(some, from the same plants were more blocky shape) The fruit were very juicy with an excellent […]
Hanky Red – $2.25
approx. 20-30 seeds – determinate – regular leaf – early/mid season – Hanky Red is an extremely heavy producer of round to slightly flattened, red, small tomatoes. Very good flavor for the type (small, determinate, pink/red). Not quite as early as some determinate varieties, but better flavor than most. Would work well for container growing.
Healani – $2.25
approx. 20 seeds – determinate – regular leaf – mid season – Healani is a red, salad sized, slightly oblique shaped tomato. Developed by the University of Hawaii specifically for Hawaii’s climate and disease pressures, Healani is resistant to the common root knot nematode, fusarium wilt, gray leaf spot and one strain of spotted wilt […]
Iditarod Red – $1.75
approx. 15 seeds – indeterminate, Dwarf – regular leaf, rugose – early/mid season – Iditarod Red is one of the four 2011 (2012 growing season) releases by the Dwarf Tomato Project. A heavy producer of red, salad sized tomatoes, this introduction did well at both of our trial gardens. For more information on the Dwarf […]
KC-146 – $2.25
approx. 20-30 seeds – indeterminate – regular leaf – mid season – KC-146, also known as Campbell’s 146, is a medium sized, round-to-oblate, red tomato. Very good production and flavor. Good candidate for a market tomato. KC-146 was developed in Riverton, NJ by Campbell’s tomato breeder George B. Reynard and released in 1956. This variety […]
Lescana Heart – $2.25
approx. 20 seeds – indeterminate – regular leaf (wispy) – mid season – Lescana heart is a good producer of beautiful, smooth, red blunt hearts with good mild flavor. Not many seeds – an ideal sauce/paste tomato. Martin Longseth (WI LO M) introduced Lescana Heart in 2005.
Linnie’s Oxheart – $2.25
limited supply, approx. 15 seeds/packet – indeterminate – regular leaf – mid/late season – Linnie’s Oxheart is a great tasting red, heart-shaped heirloom with a high percentage of fruit true-to-form. One of the best oxhearts I grow. Horace “Big Red” Boynton Jr. of Bethelridge, KY obtained the seeds from an elderly neighbor, Linnie Sears, who […]