NEBRASKA WEDDING TOMATO (85 days) (HEIRLOOM) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables



HEIRLOOM Determinate. This tomato was in Nebraska churches as both a garnish and a decoration predicting a prosperous marriage. The 4 inch, round, orange fruit have a fine flavor and grow abundantly. Newlyweds saved the seeds from their wedding tomatoes to start their farm lives. 25 seeds.


Indoors- 6 weeks before last frost, 1/4” deep with soil temperatures 75 degrees. Liquid fertilize seedlings every 7-10 days. Transplant out 24-36” apart after last frost when soil is 55-60 degrees and night temperatures are over 45 degrees.

Harvest- When fruit is red (or color of the variety planted) and firm.

Tips- Plant in fertile soil, amended with compost, mulch and provide even moisture. Plant deeper than they were growing in the containers as it makes a stronger roots system. Apply a light compost tea every few weeks. Do not apply excessive nitrogen, which can promote excessive foliage and poor fruit set.