(Solanum lycopersicum) (aka Bonny Best) From the Bonny group of
tomatoes that includes Chalk’s Early Jewel.
Introduced in 1914 by J. Bolgiano and Son of
Baltimore. Bright red, meaty, smooth fruits with
very good flavor. Once a leading canning variety,
also great for fresh eating. Heavy producer.
Indeterminate, 60-80 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.