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TOMATO, Beefsteak - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom

TOMATO, Beefsteak

Heirloom Tomato Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 0.4g = 143 seeds )

'Beefsteak' Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum 'Beefsteak'): Robust and Flavorful Garden Favorite

Introduce the robust and flavorful 'Beefsteak' Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum 'Beefsteak') to your garden. Known for its large, meaty fruit and rich taste, this classic tomato variety is a favorite among gardeners and culinary enthusiasts alike. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of 'Beefsteak' Tomato to bring a delicious and hearty addition to your garden and kitchen.

Key Features:

  • Large and Meaty: 'Beefsteak' tomatoes are prized for their substantial size and meaty texture. Each fruit can weigh several pounds, making them a perfect choice for slicing, sandwiches, and adding heartiness to your favorite dishes.
  • Rich and Juicy Flavor: The 'Beefsteak' variety is celebrated for its rich and juicy flavor profile. Whether enjoyed fresh in salads or cooked in sauces and dishes, the delicious taste adds depth and satisfaction to your culinary creations.
  • Classic Garden Favorite: 'Beefsteak' is a classic and popular tomato variety that has stood the test of time. Its enduring popularity is a testament to the exceptional flavor and versatility that this tomato brings to the garden.
  • Indeterminate Growth: 'Beefsteak' tomatoes typically exhibit indeterminate growth, producing fruit continuously throughout the growing season. Enjoy a prolonged harvest of these substantial tomatoes for your kitchen and sharing with family and friends.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: From fresh slices in sandwiches to hearty sauces and salsas, 'Beefsteak' tomatoes shine in a variety of culinary applications. Their size and flavor make them a versatile ingredient for both raw and cooked dishes.
  • Adaptable to Various Growing Conditions: 'Beefsteak' tomatoes are adaptable to different climates and growing conditions. Whether you're gardening in containers, raised beds, or traditional garden plots, 'Beefsteak' thrives with proper care.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the robustness of 'Beefsteak' Tomato by providing optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Amend the soil with organic matter, such as compost, to enhance its nutrient content and water retention.
  • Sunlight: Full sun. Plant 'Beefsteak' in a location that receives at least 6 to 8 hours of sunlight per day to promote vigorous growth, optimal fruit development, and rich tomato flavor.
  • Watering: Regular and consistent watering. Maintain even soil moisture, especially during dry spells and when the fruit is forming. Avoid waterlogged conditions to prevent issues like blossom end rot.
  • Support: Provide sturdy support for the indeterminate growth habit of 'Beefsteak' tomatoes. Stakes, cages, or trellises can help keep the plants upright and facilitate easier harvesting.

Experience the richness and satisfaction of large 10oz - 2lb 'Beefsteak' Tomatoes in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy a plentiful harvest of these classic, meaty tomatoes.

Beefsteak Tomato Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 90
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Plant Spacing: 3-4'
Row Spacing: 3-4'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
11000 176000
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
P100661-8 2023-01-31 85%