Hungarian Heart Tomato, pre 1901 Heirloom

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF

Hungarian Heart Tomato, pre 1901 Heirloom

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF
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Product description

The Seed Savers Exchange - First listed in the 1991 SSE Yearbook by Jerry Muller of Alabama. He acquired the variety in 1988 from Ed Simon of Pennsylvania. Simon stated it was brought to the United States in 1901 from a village 20 miles from Budapest. Huge pink oxheart fruits weigh upwards of one pound. Very few seeds and almost no cracking. One of our favorites for fresh eating, canning, and making roasted tomato sauce. Indeterminate, 85 days from transplant. ±14,300 seeds/oz. 

Characteristics: 

Pink fruits grow up to 1 pound

Very few seeds

Resistant to cracking

Great for fresh eating, canning, and for making roasted tomato sauce

Indeterminate - Fruit ripens throughout the season

85 days from transplant

50 seeds in packet

Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Tomatoes are sensitive to freezing temperatures, so wait to transplant outdoors until the soil is warm. Plant in full sun.

Sow indoors 6 weeks before the last frost

Germination 7-14 days

Plant Outdoors: 24-36” Apart

Support: Cage, stake, or trellis

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