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Amish Paste

Red Tomato
Ind.85 days

This Wisconsin heirloom from Amish farmers in the 1870s is one of Fedco’s most ordered seed varieties. It needs a little more pampering than your usual tomato so make sure it goes in fertile soil and has plenty of space and sun. The flavor of the 6-8 ounce, bright red tomatoes is excellent for sauces and canning and I know a lot of people who love it for sandwiches too.

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Black Icicle

Purple-Black Tomato Ind.80 days

I am re-introducing this black paste tomato because I had several market customers ask for it again. One of the most beautiful of all tomatoes, this one actually sparkles like an icicle! The flavor is rich like most black tomatoes, with a hint of smokiness.

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Granadero

Red Tomato Ind.75 days

Johnny's Seeds most prolific plum tomato, bred for organic systems. Granadero produces very high yields of uniform, attractive, bright red, 4-5 oz. tomatoes with very good flavor. Thick-walled fruit; ideal for fresh tomato sauces, salsas, and salads. Broad disease resistance package keeps Granadero healthy even under heavy disease pressure.

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Heart Shaped Speckled Roman

Red Tomato Ind.80 days

A couple of years ago, John Swenson gave me some seeds he had saved that he thinks might be a cross between his own Speckled Roman and a large plum shaped tomato. The resulting fruit has the same beautiful striping, delicious flavor and smooth texture of Speckled Roman, but the size is larger and the shape is like a large oxheart tomato These plants are not totally standardized yet, so you might get some regular Speckled Roman shapes.

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Orange Banana

Orange Tomato Ind.85 days

Fedco catalog says this tomato wins their paste contest every year! I love them on sandwiches and in salad—so sweet and they have a silky smooth texture. Beautiful cylindrical golden fruits are 3-4 inches long. Not as heavy a cropper as some, but worth growing for the flavor.

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Paisano

Red Tomato Det.68 days

Concentrated sets of thick walled 4-5 ounce fruits with San Marzano shape and flavor. Excellent flavor and high solids for great sauces.

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Rose Hill Pink Plum

Pink Tomato Ind.75-80 days

Very rare medium sized pink plum shaped fruits are sweet and flavorful. Special bonus for careful readers: If you order this tomato, I'll give you another plum/paste tomato plant of your choice for FREE! Just put a note in the space on the order form and tell me which free plant you'd like.

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San Marzano Sel. Redorta

Red Tomato Ind.85 days

Named for a mountain in the Alps, this is a selection from the famous San Marzano heirloom. Redorta is big (9-12 ounces) and meaty with real tomato flavor. Great to eat fresh, make sauce, can, or dry. The plants are large and produce heavily.

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Speckled Roman

Red Tomato Ind.85 days

Our friend and seed-saver extraordinaire John Swenson bred this recent heirloom tomato. Speckled Roman has become a customer favorite, and along with Orange Banana, one of my own favorite paste tomatoes! It has a rich, tomato-y sweetness and the plants are high yielding. Beautiful stripes of red and orange.

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Tiren

Red Tomato Ind.75 days

Produces meaty, 5-6 ounce fruits with the classic San Marzano shape. Great flavor for sauce and delicious in salads and salsa too.

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Verona

Red Tomato Ind.67 days

Similar to Juliet, which I've carried before, but with even tastier, somewhat more plump, deep red "cocktail plum" fruits averaging 2 1/2 oz. Long clusters on a medium vigorous vine. Wonderful sliced in half for salads or dried for sweet treats all winter long.

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