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Tomato 'Bellestar' AKA 'Bellstar' Seeds (Certified Organic)

Smooth, fleshy interior is great for sauce, processing or slicing for fresh eating.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
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Details

Early variety perfect for short seasons and concentrated harvests. Very determinate plants reach 15-24” tall and are covered with round fruit weighing on average 4-5 oz and measuring 2-2.5” in diameter. Smooth, fleshy interior is great for sauce, processing or slicing for fresh eating. Stems are jointless, leaving behind the flower calyx, making harvesting easy. Good resistance to cracking. Determinate.

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 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spacing 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Growth Habit Determinate
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; direct sow after last frost, From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds, Ferment seeds before storing
Open Pollinated (OP) Yes
Usage Canning, Drying
Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Medium (under one pound)
Seeds Per Pack 25