Belgian giant is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Belgian giant'. 'Belgian giant' is considered a heirloom OP (open polliated) cultivar. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Royal yellow. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Carmine pink and Brick red. Leaves appear approximately as a Ao green colour.
This variety produces very large 2lb fruit, reportedly able to produce fruit as large as 5lbs. Pink, yellow, or bicolored skin and flesh, sweet with low acidity, beefsteak-type fruit with few seeds. Regular leafed plant.This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Belgian giant is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
United States is believed to be where Belgian giant originates from.
Belgian giant Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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How to grow Tomato 'Belgian giant'
Growing Belgian giant from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Belgian giant about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Belgian giant
Harvesting Belgian giant
Tomato 'Belgian giant' information
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Despite the name, this tomato does not trace its roots back to Belgium, but rather to Ohio, United States.
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