Tomato 'Copia' Seeds

6-12 oz. gold and red striped beefsteaks with a very good flavor.

Availability: In stock

$2.95
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Details

Introduced commercially by Totally Tomatoes in 2003. Copia tomatoes are 6-12 oz. gold and red striped beefsteaks with a very good flavor. A unique and beautiful tomato with fruity, sweet, juicy marbled flesh! The plants provide a good yield and are a cross between Green Zebra and Marvel Stripe. The cross was discovered by Jeff Dawson, who named it in honor of the American Center for Food, Wine and the Arts (COPIA) of Napa, CA.

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

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

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
Open Pollinated (OP) Yes
Usage Fresh, salad, Fresh, slicing
Fruit Color Bicolor, Gold, Red, Striped
Fruit Size Medium (under one pound), Large (over one pound)
Seeds Per Pack 25