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Vegetable Tomato 'Better Boy'

Slicing Tomato

Let’s see if your plant will take the record this year. If you want a lot of tomatoes, then the Better Boy is for you. It yields close to 100 punds per plant with the Guinness record of 342 pounds for one Better Boy plant. These plump, meaty, deep globe and deep red tomatoes have fruits that weigh ½-1 pound each. They are great for slicing, canning or making in to sauce or salsa. You need to plant them in the sun but keep the soil moist and well drained. The best time to water is in the morning before it gets too hot.

It is resistant to Alternaria stem canker, bacterial spot, fusarium wilt, grey leaf spot, nematode, root knot nematode and verticillium wilt. 

70-75 days to maturity 

Height

3-4 Feet

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Spread

24-36 Inches

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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
Container
Focal Point
Purchase Size(s):
1801 (4")
1204
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
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