Barnes Mountain Yellow Tomato Seed

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Description

More sweet, less acidic. Tomatoes weigh up to 2 lbs. each! One slice will cover a sandwich; excellent in salsas. Beefsteak-type fruit is deep golden yellow, and is beautiful in a bowl with other heirlooms. Fruit is abundant on very tall vines, and is deer-resistant. Barnes Mountain Yellow has fewer seeds than most tomatoes, is thin-skinned and easy to peel. Rich, old-time flavor from a great Kentucky heritage. Indeterminate. Photo courtesy of Baker Creek Heirloom Seed.

  • Days to germinate: 3-10
  • Days to maturity: 85-90
  • Start indoors 4-8 weeks before last frost. Sow ¼” deep in sterile planting medium.
  • Transplant spacing: 36” (staking required)
  • Sow outdoors: Not recommended
  • Produce size: 1-2 lbs. each
  • Yield: Average of 25 lbs. per plant
  • Mature plant height: Indeterminate, over 8’
  • Suitable for container growing: Yes
  • Year of discovery: Unknown, but thought to be Civil-War era

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