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These are the tomato plants we grow. We grow only great tasting varieties that produce well in Wisconsin. *Nino's personal favorites!
2018 Tomato varieties
|Large||BRANDYWINE, PINK (turtle tree)*||pink||90||Pennsylvania heirloom. A strain of the famous oh-so-tasty tomato re-selected for higher productivity and less 'gnarly' shape. 1+ pound|
|Large||CHEROKEE PURPLE||mahogany||85||Native American heirloom. 8-12 oz pink/purple. Crack resistant. Tasty!|
|Large||DESTER*||pink||80||German heirloom. 1 pound. Wins many taste tests. Heavy yields. Usually not lobed or gnarly|
|Large||ITALIAN TREE* a.k.a. 'Trip L Crop'||red||80||Italian heirloom. Surprising number of delicious 1+ pound fruits on large, shrubby plants. Usually not lobed. We like this one a lot!|
|Med. Large||BEEFSTEAK||Red||80||Heirloom. Rich flavor; excellent slicer. The original!|
|Med. Large||BETTER BOY*||red||75||Firm fruits; adaptable; prolific; outstanding flavor for a hybrid. Very reliable in all weather!|
|Med. Large||BETTER BUSH||red||68||A compact form of Better Boy with a thick trunk that supports the large numbers of fruit. Same great flavor.|
|Med. large||BLACK KRIM*||mahogany||69||Russian heirloom. Excellent rich smoky, salty flavor; good yields.|
|Med. large||LEMON BOY||yellow||70||Low acid; sweet, nice flavor; smooth & attractive. Incredibly productive.|
|Med. large||MOUNTAIN MERIT||red||75||Beefsteak type-12 oz. Full,rich flavor. Early & late blight resistant!|
|Med. large||PAUL ROBSON*||mahogany||80||Heirloom. The awesome flavor of this "black" tomato has spawned a cult following. Named for the black opera singer/activist. Taste test winner|
|Med. large||WOODLE ORANGE**||tangerine||75||Iowa heirloom. Exquisitely rich old-fashioned flavor. Productive. Smooth attractive skin|
|Medium||EARLY DOLL*||red||55||Extra early, extra tasty. Firm flesh, smooth skin. Great for salads, slicing, salsa. Recommended.|
|Medium||EXTREME BUSH||red||50||German heirloom. Very early, great flavor. Excellent for pots-only 2 feet tall. VERY productive all season. Keeps well on & off vine|
|Medium||ILLINOIS BEAUTY *||pink||80||Heirloom. Great flavor; crack free; good disease resistance. Sets fruit even in very hot weather. High yields. Recommended.|
|Medium||MANDARIN CROSS||orange||78||Japanese heirloom. Mild, sweet, fruity flavor in perfect 6 oz gold/orange globes. Low acid. Highly productive.|
|Med. small||BLOODY BUTCHER||red||55||Heirloom. Old-fashioned flavor; high yield. A favorite!|
|Plum/paste||COMSTOCK SAUCE & SLICE*||RED||82||Italian Heirloom. 10-12 oz. Outstanding dual purpose variety. Dense, few seeds, lots of delicious fruits.|
|Plum/paste||POLISH LINGUISA||red||73||Polish Heirloom. 8 oz (large for this class); productive; sweet & delicious!|
|Plum/paste||ROMA||red||75||Very prolific. Small bush. Standard paste tomato.|
|Cherry||SUNGOLD******||gold||65||Extra early. Very sweet; unbeatable flavor. Our favorite cherry.|
|Cherry||CHOCOLATE Cherry||mahogany||75||Heirloom. Sweet flavor. Keeps well. Crack resistant. Has that unique black tomato flavor.|
|Cherry||LITT'L BITES||red||65||English variety bred for containers. Steady supply of sweet, tasty cherry tomatoes.|
|Cherry||SWEET BABY GIRL||red||65||Outstanding flavor. Crack resistant; keeps well.|
|Cherry||SWEET MILLION||red||72||Very prolific. The best flavor in a red cherry. Very sweet.|
|Cherry||YELLOW PEAR||yellow||75||Heirloom. Pear shaped. Low acid. Very prolific.|
|Grape||JULIET||red||65||Sweet; meaty; crack-resistant. Best grape tomato. Stores well on and off vine. Great for grilling and skewers.|
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