Common Name: Heirloom Beefsteak
Fertilize: Once a month
Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Height: 36 - 40" (91 - 102cm)
Width: 18" (46cm)
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.
Idea & Tips: Water thoroughly twice per week and try to water early in the day so that plants will dry off before evening.
Tomatoes prefer regular feeding once the fruit sets, but too much early in the season will grow a large plant with fewer tomatoes.
Mulching helps ensure an even supply of moisture.
Days to Harvest: 85
Fruit Size: 16 to 32 oz. (454 to 907 g)
Available as organic.
Disease Resistance: V,
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.