Week 33 – August 11, 2020

Plant Information

Porterhouse Tomato

Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Beefsteak

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 36" (91cm)

Height: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Width: 24" (61cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A true beefsteak tomato!
These strong plants produce high yields of large fruit.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

Extra-large beefsteak tomatoes can tip the scales at up to 4 lb. (1816 g)! Bursting with lots of rich, old-fashioned flavor, too! Luscious flesh is deep red all the way through, with the right balance of meaty solids and succulent juice. Perfect in the garden!