Heritage Tomato - Brandywine Pink
An Amish family heirloom tomato saved for many years before being 'introduced' to American gardeners in 1889 by Johnson and Stokes seed catalog. Every year this tomato wins the 'Best tasting Tomato Contest' with good reason. The taste is full bodied; sweet and tangy... just the right combination
Large indeterminate vines with "potato leaves" produce deep pink fruit with very thin skin, many weighing over 1 pound.
Plant seed indoors 6-8 weeks before danger of frost is past. May also be planted outdoors after last frost. Plant seed 1 inch apart and cover with 1/4 inch of fine soil. Place seed starting tray in very warm place (both day and night) and cover with plastic to preserve moisture until seeds sprout.
Germinates in 7-14 days depending on temperature.
Matures in 60 days from setting out.
Net weight 250 MG (Estimated 100 seeds)
Bulk Heirloom Tomato seed available.
10000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/8oz per 100ft row.
2lbs of Heirloom Tomato seed needed per acre. 4oz needed per acre if using transplants.
Average Heirloom Tomato yield per acre - 741 bushels.
On average, 1oz of seed can produce 3000 Heirloom Tomato plants.