Tomato 'Ferris Wheel' Seeds

A beautiful large 8 oz-2 lb. pink beefsteak tomato with a delicious flavor and meaty flesh.

Availability: In stock

$2.95

Details

The Ferris Wheel tomato originated in Wisconsin in 1898 from Salzer Seeds. It was named “in honor of one of the greatest inventions of the age.” Ferris Wheel is a beautiful large 8 oz-2 lb. pink beefsteak tomato with a delicious flavor and meaty flesh.

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 6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 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 80-90
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 Canning, Fresh, salad, Fresh, slicing
Fruit Color Pink
Fruit Size Medium (under one pound), Large (over one pound)
Seeds Per Pack 25