Week 20 – May 19, 2019

Plant Information

Big Rainbow Tomato

Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Heirloom Beefsteak

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 36 - 40" (91 - 102cm)

Width: 18" (46cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Easy-to-care-for prolific plants provide more fruit, longer.
What an astonishing feast for the eyes as well as the palate!
The flesh inside is marbled with red in the bottom half of the fruit.
It has a big, lumpy beefsteak shape with a very mild and sweet flavor.
It’s a knockout on a platter with slices of other tomato varieties.
The large fruits (often 22 ounces) are borne on tall plants.

Grower Information:

A feast for the eyes as well as the palate! With its red-and-yellow marbled flesh, Big Rainbow is a knockout sliced on a platter with other varieties. The sweet, mild flavor of the huge tomatoes complements sandwiches and salads to perfection.