Tomato 'Tommy Toe' Seeds

This heirloom is from the Ozark Mountains from around 1900, and is also very popular in Australia where is has won several taste contests.

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This heirloom is from the Ozark Mountains from around 1900, and is also very popular in Australia where is has won several taste contests. Tommy Toe has an old-fashioned, full, complex flavor. It is exceptionally vigorous and yields hundreds of large, 1 inch red cherry tomatoes throughout the season. Tommy Toe is a good choice for cooler growing regions and has good resistance to many tomato diseases.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm Renegade Acres in Howell, MI!

Additional Info

Botanical Name Lycopersicon lycopersicum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 5 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
Plant Spacing 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Growth Habit Indeterminate
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From herbaceous stem cuttings, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds, Ferment seeds before storing
Usage Fresh, salad
Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Small (grape/cherry varieties)
Seeds Per Pack 25