Striped German Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) Although growth habit is listed as indeterminate in most seed catalogues, this heirloom exhibits tough and sturdy plants with vines that are semi-determinate in our opinion. Produces medium - large bi-colour red-and-yellow fruit. tomatoes with variable shoulder ribbing that are shaded yellow and red. The marbled interior is quite pretty when sliced. Has a fruity flavour and is smooth textured.
77 days to maturity
25 seeds per packet $3.50
Planting Instructions: Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow 1/4 inch deep and keep soil warm. Transplant into 1 inch cells or 2 inch pots at 1-2 leaf stage. Staking tomatoes (indeterminate) should be transplanted into 3-4 inch pots. Harden off plants for 4-5 days after risk of frost has passed, then transport outdoors.