(Solanum lycopersicum) Philadelphia heirloom documented to 1805. Heavy
yields of 1½" pear-shaped fruits that are great for
fresh eating. Used as a substitute for figs years ago
by gardeners who would pack away crates of dried
tomatoes for winter use. Indeterminate, 85 days
6 weeks before last frost
Cage, stake or trellis
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Tomatoes are sensitive
to freezing temperatures, so wait to transplant
outdoors until the soil is warm. Plant in full sun.
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