Old Brooks Red Heirloom Tomato seeds
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An old-fashioned variety that has been grown in gardens for years. Wonderful, slightly acidic tomato flavor! Good for canning!
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This old-time heirloom tomato variety has been a staple in the home garden for many years. My grandfather considers this one of his favorite varieties going way back. Even though his garden isn't as large as before, he still makes sure to grow a few Old Brooks tomato plants every year. This variety produces fruit in clusters of 2-3 tomatoes that are medium/large 6-8oz. each and very uniform. Fruits ripen evenly and have a very small core. Fruits are perfectly round and have good quality flesh that holds up well. They are fairly acidic making them the perfect choice for canning. Vigorous vines produce regularly throughout a long season.
70 days from transplant to maturity Indeterminate
I always add a few extra seeds in each packet in case I count wrong.
Detailed planting instructions are included with each purchase!
|Fruit:||Deep red, perfectly round, smooth fruits|
|Lifecycle:||1 (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)|
|Propagation / Germination:||I guarantee these seeds to have at least an 80% germination rate when grown in accordance to instructions that are enclosed with the seeds. My exact tests for this variety showed around 95% germination.|
|Spacing:||24-36 inches in rows 4 feet apart.|
All of the seeds we sell have been home grown on our family farm. Seeds are only harvested from the best plants and varieties are either field isolated, caged, or hand pollinated depending on vegetable type to prevent cross pollination. Tomato seeds are processed using fermentation to insure healthy, viable seeds. Our seeds are hand counted and packaged in labeled paper seed envelopes. For more information about the products we grow and sell, visit our website!