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 This early maturing bush-type plant produces good yields of 8 oz red tomatoes. They are very sweet and meaty. It has a rich old-fashioned tomato flavor. Perfect for sandwiches, salads, and slicing. This variety has a strong central stem capable of supporting 48" height with very little need for staking. One of the finest bush varieties on the market. Suitable for large containers or small gardens. Also a favorite choice for growing on patios, decks, and balconies

Tomato Better Bush

  • Type: Determinate

    Days to Maturity: 68

    Transplant outdoors after ALL danger of frost has passed.

    Spacing: Plant in rows, spacing plants 24" apart 

    Exposure: Full sun; with good air circulation

    Fertilize: Feed regularly throughout the growing season with a well balanced fertilizer (one specifically formulated for tomatoes is best); avoid excessive nitrogen 

    Water: Provide even moisture; Excessive watering can increase fruit size but decrease flavour; Uneven/deficient watering can lead to calcium deficiency causing blossom end rot (a brownish-black, sunken dead area that forms on the bottom of the fruit, rendering it unedible).