TOMATO VARIETIES 2018
Big Beef – 20 ounce, Italian beefsteak tomato, indeterminate plant
Brandywine - 78 days. Old time favourite of the Amish, distinct taste. Heirloom icy favourite, indeterminate, pinkish flesh, 450 gram size
Candyland Red - matures from transplants in 55-60 days, indeterminate, red currant sized with a tidy habit.
Carolina Gold - yellow
Celebrity - Determinate. Amazing crops in moderate space. Crack resistant. 8 oz firm and flavorful.
Chocolate Sprinkles- chocolate cherry type i.e. deep purple color, indeterminate, smoky sweet flavorsweet
Defiant - Late blight resistant tomato, medium sized with sweet yet tangy flavor. High yields of 6-8 oz fruit
Early Girl – Great flavour, 50-62 days to maturity, considered early, 4-8 ounce tomatoes, heavy producer
Jet Star – 65 days. midseason variety, 25 years old, reintroduced at Dominion Seed House. Large sized 200-220 grams. Globe shape, indeterminate. Low acid.
Patio - The perfect tomato to grow in a pot on your deck. Thick stock, smaller size but produces regular sized tomatoes
Roma- Perfect tomato for making tomato paste, sauce, canning, freezing because of thick Walls and few seeds, Pear shaped plums, determinate growing habit
San Marzano – Classic plum/paste type tomato on indeterminate vines. Clusters of elongated tomatoes, best staked
Scotia – Most popular old time favourite, great for green relish. Early maturity. Plants not so large.
Sugary – 60-65 days. Red grape tomato. ½ oz crack resistant fruit produced in clusters of up to 15 to 20 tomatoes. Indeterminate
Super Sweet 100– Very sweet and very productive
Sweet ‘n Neat Tomato - Compact high yielding cherry tomato, good for containers
Tidy Treats– Cherry(re) compact, indeterminate tomato
Toma Verde Tomatillo – Perfect for Mexican Green Salsa, papery husk, green in color when mature, indeterminate
Tumbling Tom – 50 days. Hybrid. High yields, sweet flavour, mass of 1-1/4"fruit round red fruit. Use in hanging baskets or gallon containers.
Ultra Sweet - (VFT), Beefsteak type tomato, 10 oz size, early, indeterminate
Recommended use –
Containers: Patio, Sweet ‘n Neat, Venus
Cold Climate: Pilgrim and Siberian
Beefsteak: Beefmaster, Burpee Big Boy, Jetsetter, Ultra Sweet, Super Marmande,Ball's Beefsteak
Heirloom: Brandywine, Caspian Pink, Chocolate Cherry, Cherokee Purple, Striped Caravan, Striped German,Old Wyandotte
Grape: Ildi, Sugary, Sweet Mojo
Yellow: Lemon Boy, Yellow Pear,Old Wyandotte
Cherry: Sweet 100, Tiny Tim
Plum: Classica, Juliet, Roma, San Marzano
Low Acid: Jet Star, Tomande
Early: Scotia, Early Girl
Flavorful: Cherokee Purple, Brandywine
Hanging Basket: Tumbling Tom
Blight resistant: Ultra Sweet
Tomatillo Toma Verde