Austin's Red Pear Tomato

Solanum lycopersicum | SKU: 1227A-P25
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  • Organic
  • Pear-shaped fruits grow to 2 inches
  • Excellent flavor
  • Productive
  • Indeterminate - Fruit ripens throughout the season
  • 80 days from transplant

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Introduced to SSE in 1998 by Dale Austin of Washington. A real standout among all of SSE’s red pears due to its superior flavor. Large 2" red tomatoes with elongated neck. Very productive. Occasionally a plant with yellow fruit appears. Indeterminate, 80 days from transplant.

Learn to Grow Austin's Red Pear Tomato

Start Indoors: 6 weeks before last frost

Germination: 7-14 Days

Plant Outdoors: 24-36” Apart

Support: Cage, stake, or trellis

Instructions - 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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you’ll have plenty of these all summer


These were the earliest to fruit and very prolific. They didn’t have the best flavor/texture but we never ran out of tomatoes in our snacking bowl on the counter, thanks to them.