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The Heirloom Tomato   $35.00
From the world-class garden of acclaimed food writer Amy Goldman, a ... the cream of the crop. From glorious heirloom beefsteaks - that delicious tomato you had as a kid but can't seem to find anymore - to exotica like the ground tomato (a tiny green fruit that tastes like pineapple and grows in a ...

Costoluto Genovese Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
Thomas Jefferson was a pioneer in tomato culture; planting this relatively unfamiliar vegetable from 1809 ... 1782. Costoluto Genovese is an old, indeterminate Italian preserving tomato. Although an oddity in today’s vegetable garden, this variety’s ...

Purple Calabash Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
Thomas Jefferson was a pioneer in tomato culture; planting this relatively unfamiliar vegetable from 1809 ... 1782. The culture of the ribbed and scalloped-shaped Purple Calabash tomato dates to pre-Columbian Mexico. The Aztecs combined the “xitomatl ... acidic,” but with a rich and concentrated flavor. Delicious fresh, this tomato really shines in sauces and pastes. Start seeds of this ...

Brandywine Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
From 1809 on, Jefferson's Garden Book "Kalendars" consistently show the sowing of "Tomatas." He described his Spanish Tomato, which was likely akin to the Large Red, as "very much larger than ... is considered the most esteemed late nineteenth century heirloom tomato. It has potato-like leaves and large, meaty, reddish-pink fruit ...

Cherokee Purple Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
This Tennessee heirloom, sometimes called a black tomato, reputably originated from the Native Cherokee Indians before 1890. ...

Yellow Pear Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
This very old tomato dates to at least the early 1600s. The indeterminate vine continues ...

Prudens Purple Tomato Seeds (Lycopersion lycopersicum)   $2.95
This “Early Brandywine-type” tomato bears very large fruits, which are flattened, smooth, and resistant ...

German Johnson Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
This popular “potato-leaf” variety, one of the four parent lines of the 1930s introduction, ‘Mortgage Lifter’ Tomato, originated in the southern United States. German Johnson produces ...

Eva's Purple Ball Tomato Seeds (Lycopersicon lycopersicum)   $2.95
Although recently introduced in the U.S. by Southern Exposure Seed Exchange, this late 19th century indeterminate tomato variety originated from the Black Forest region of Germany. It ...

Tomatoes   $19.00
In Tomatoes, Miriam Rubin gives this staple of southern gardens the passionate portrait it deserves, exploring the tomato's rich history in southern culture and inspiring home cooks to ... fruits in all their glorious variety. Rubin, a prominent food writer and tomato connoisseur, provides fifty vibrant recipes as well as wisdom about how to choose tomatoes and which tomato is right for which dish. Tomatoes includes recipes that celebrate ...

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