(Solanum lycopersicum) Heirloom
donated to SSE by Ernestine and Richard Bloomberg of Tigard, Oregon,
who have grown the variety since 1979. Originated with Ernestine’s
friend Emmy who fled Romania after WWII with one of her Transylvanian
tomatoes. Small orange-yellow fruits with an intense tomato flavor.
Indeterminate, 90 days from transplant.
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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