Tomato Pole Beefsteak (Solanum - lycopersicum)
An old favorite with huge tomatoes sometimes reaching two pounds! Slice thick, succulent slabs for sandwiches. Beefsteak is an old favorite not only for sandwiches, but also any dish calling for rich, tomato flavor. Vines are so vigorous (up to 6' or more) you will need a sturdy wire cage to support them and the 1 to 2 pound fruits! Produces summer to fall.
This packet yields approximately 24 plants when started indoors.
Sow outdoors; Recommended for mild climates only. 1 - 2 weeks before average last frost, and when soil temperatures are at least 60 degrees.
Start indoors; RECOMMENDED. 6 - 8 weeks before average last frost. Provide adequate light to produce sturdy plants.