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Jan 19, 2022  Week: 3

BlushingStar Tomato

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Scientific Name : Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name : Tomato, Large-Fruited, Beefsteak

Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit : Climbing, Upright

Spacing : 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm)

Height : 60 - 84" (152 - 213cm)

Width : 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure : Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.

Tomato Class : Large-Fruited

Type : Beefsteak

Habit : Indeterminate

Tomato Colour : Pink

Fruit Characteristics : Oblate, ribbed

Fruit Size : 2.25-2.5 in./6 cm long x 3.75-4 in./10 cm wide, 12-16 oz. (340 to 454 g)

Disease Resistance : HR: LB, SLS

Days to maturity from transplant : 70-75

Production Method : Field

Classic flavour, modern performance
BlushingStar combines tasty heirloom tomato flavour with modern hybrid tomato performance. Early-maturing, sweet and savoury, pink beefsteak fruit has higher yield potential and fewer blemishes than most heirlooms, and it offers disease resistance to late blight and septoria leaf spot, too.
  • Upgrade your garden with heirloom tomato flavour and modern hybrid tomato performance.
  • Early-maturing, pink beefsteak fruit are sweet and savoury, with higher yield potential and fewer blemishes than most heirlooms.
  • Large, pink beefsteak fruit are perfect for eating fresh on a sandwich or preserving in sauce. 
  • Offers disease resistance to late blight and septoria leaf spot.
  • Best grown in the ground with support of a trellis or cage.