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Tomato, Mortgage Lifter

HEIRLOOM. Legendary, huge beefsteak consistently wins taste-tests.

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This huge heirloom beefsteak (up to 4 lb.; average 2½ lb.) consistently wins taste-tests. Developed in the 1930s by a gardener who planted the four biggest varieties he knew and crossed one with pollen from the other three. He did this for six seasons and created a variety that produced immense, tasty fruit. He sold the plants for $1 a piece and paid off his $6000 mortgage in 6 years.

Product Details

Seasonality: Mid Season 

Fruit Weight: 16-24  ounces

Fruit Bearing: Indeterminate 

Days to Maturity: 80  days

Sun: Full Sun 

Height: 36-40  inches

Sowing Method: Indoor Sow 

Spread: 18  inches

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Item # Order Quantity Price
52068A
1 Pkt.
(50 seeds)
$4.95
26321
3 Plants
$16.95

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Plant Shipping Information

Plants ship in Spring at proper planting time.

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Restrictions:
Item 26321 cannot ship to:AA, AE, AK, AP, AS, CN, FM, GA, GU, HI, MH, MP, PR, PW, VI

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