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Plant Information

Porterhouse Tomato Beefsteak

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.

Idea & Tips: Water regularly 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.
Growth: Indeterminate
Days to Harvest: 80
Fruit Size: 2  to  4 lb. (907  to  1814 g)
Grower Information: 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!