Week 21 – May 23, 2019

Plant Information

Black Krim Tomato

Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Heirloom Beefsteak

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Available as organic seed.
Flattened, dark red-purple fruit with delicate skin and green shoulders.
Very juicy, green-tinted flesh.
Must be staked or caged.
80 days to maturity; 8-12 oz. (227-340 g).
Indeterminate (pole or stake type); best when staked.
Blossoms and fruit develop progressively, and the harvest lasts several months.

Grower Information:

Originating in the Crimea, an island peninsula known for its perfect "tomato Summers," this beefsteak variety bears medium-sized, very dark maroon fruits with wonderfully rich flavor. Delicate skin and juicy, green-tinted flesh complete the package!