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Tomato List for 2018

We will not have every variety of tomato at once, so if you have a particular favourite, please place an order by phoning or emailing the Nursery so that you don't miss out!

All our vegetables are grown using organic seed where available and in organic soil with no sprays.

  • Alpha-Organic Heirloom - Prolific early producer of 6 cm red fruit. Meaty, few seeds.
  • Berkeley Tie Dye - 70 days - Maroon fruit with electric green stripes. Heirloom flavour.
  • Black Beauty - 70 days - Darkest blue-black fruit; deep red flesh. Savory flavour.
  • Black Cherry - 64 days - VIgorous vine proudces many rich flavoured dark cherries.
  • Black Icicle - 75 days - Perfect dark plum shaped roma type. Rich flavour.
  • Black Krim - Black beefsteak with dark rich flavour. Favoured by chefs for size and colour.
  • Brads Atomic Grape - 65 days - Clusters of little grape tomatoes with crazy colours. Crack resistant.
  • Brandywine - 90 days - Heirloom. Extra large rosy pink tomatoes can weight up to one pound.
  • Bush Beefsteak - 62 days - Slicing fruit is rich red. Can weight up to 8 oz.
  • Bush Early Girl - 54 days - Strong bushes grow to 1 metre. Does well in containers.
  • Celebrity - 65 days - Disease resistant. Good slicer. Produces many globe shaped red fruit.
  • Cherokee Purple - 80 days - Heirloom. 16 oz. fruit is much like Brandywine in flavour.
  • Chocolate Pear - 70 days - Huge crops of dark red pear shaped tomatoes. Fruit holds well when picked.
  • Chocolate Cherry - 70 days - Sweet bunches of dark red fruit. Ripens well of vine without losing flavour.
  • Cour di Bue - 85 days - Italian heirloom. Rich flavour. Perfect for slicing and saucing.
  • Dark Galaxy - 65 days - Sweet, juicy, edible art. Red and orange stripes over 4 ounce fruit.
  • Early Girl - 75 days - Fast and early producer of medium sized red fruit. Very popular standard variety.
  • Fantastic - 85 days - Meaty bright red fruit rich in flavour and high yielding.
  • Gold Nugget - 56 days - Sweet flavourful little gold cherry gems.
  • Green Zebra - 75 days - Chartreuse with lime green stripes and sweet tart taste. Prolific yields of 2 inch fruit.
  • Juliet - 60 days - Enormous clusters of miniature roma like tomatoes. Lovely flavour and endless harvest.
  • Lola - 80 days - Our choice for greenhouse growing. Big plump luscious bright red 8 oz. fruit with delicate flavour.
  • Long Keeper - 70 days - 3 inch red fruit can be harvested any time and will ripen out of the sun and keep up to 3 months.
  • Martinos Roma - 75 days - Italian heirloom. Heavy yields of red plums. Little staking needed. Good flavour for sauces.
  • Oregon Spring - 65 days - Does not need to be pollinated to produce fruit. Takes cold so can plant early. Fruits earlier than most.
  • Patio Hybrid - 70 days - Dwarf compact plant is great for containers. Produces smooth, firm, medium sized tomatoes.
  • Pineapple - 85 days - Productive heirloom beefsteak tomato has huge golden tomatoes; few seeds. Great taste.
  • Riesentraube - 70 days - German heirloom produces bunches of up to 1 inch sweet grape tomatoes.
  • Roma - 70 days - Heavy clusters of plum tomatoes excellent for sauces and drying.
  • Rutgers Space Select - 75 days - 3 inch red slicing tomatoes. Descended from seeds NASA sent to orbit earth for 6 years.
  • Saltspring Sunrise - 70 days - Local heirloom. Produces red globe shapred fruit with low acid light flavour. Early producer.
  • Siletz - 70 days - Sets fruit early without pollination. Reliable vigorous producer of flavourful 5 inch nearly seedless fruit.
  • Stupice - 60 days - Cold tolerant. Produces flushes of sweet red 2 inch fruit starting early and going all summer.
  • Sweet 100 - 60 days - Grows to 2 metres or more. Produces huge trusses of 1 inch red cherry tomatoes. An enthusiastic plant.
  • Sweet Million - 60 days - Grows up to 2 meters tall. Produces huge trusses of 1 inch red tomatoes. Reliable.
  • Taxi - 65 days - Produces meaty golden 6 oz. fruit that is mild and low acid.
  • Tiny Tim - 60 days - Dwarf plant is very suitable for containers and produces many tiny, tart tomatoes.
  • Yellow Stuffer - 76 days - Produces heavy yields of golden fruit with open centers and thick walls perfect for stuffing.

Waterfall outside Dinter Nursery