Beefmaster is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Beefmaster'. 'Beefmaster' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
Large 1lb red fruit from this regular-leafed hybrid, reportedly a good storage tomato.Beefmaster grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Beefmaster is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Beefmaster originates from.
Typically, Beefmaster Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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How to grow Tomato 'Beefmaster'
Growing Beefmaster from seed
Seeds will not germinate or come true to plant if harvested.Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.78 inches (2.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Beefmaster about 42 days before your last frost date.
Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Beefmaster is a tender plant.
Tomato 'Beefmaster' information
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