A beefsteak tomato (also spelled beef steak tomatoes) is a type of tomato that produces giant fruits. Most are indeterminate tomatoes which will require staking. Some are heirloom or heritage tomatoes. Others are modern hybrids.
Growing Tomatoes from Seed
Growing tomatoes from seed. Starting homegrown tomatoes. Deciding between determinate and indeterminate varieties of tomatoes.
Pink Brandywine tomato. Growing yellow, red and black Brandywine heirloom tomatoes. How to grow heritage tomatoes. Tomato Brandywine plants.
Cherokee Purple Tomato
Cherokee Purple tomato is an open pollinated heirloom tomato plant. Growing Cherokee Purple heritage tomatoes. Purple, brown or black beefsteak tomatoes growing on fusarium wilt resistant, indeterminate vines.
Black Krim Tomato
After planting Black Krim tomato seeds, you will be harvesting beefsteak tomatoes within 80 days of setting the seedlings into the garden. These so called black tomatoes are actually dark red and brown at maturity.