(8 oz.) Mountain Pride F1 Hybrid is a deep red, crack resistant tomato with firm flavorful flesh. The plants have good yields. It is the standard variety in mountainous regions of the South. Good home garden and farm market variety. The fruit is jointed (comes off the plant with a piece of stem attached). Resistant to V and FW Race 1 and 2. 70 days.
Bush or spreading plants that can be left unsupported or put on short poles, trellises and in cages. They produce one main crop.
9,000-11,000/oz. 7-14 days. 70-75°F.
Sow early indoors in cool climates. Sow 3-5 weeks before predicted last frost. Transplant outside 6-8 weeks from sowing.
Patricia K., Sandy Ridge, NC –
Most people who sell tomatoes at there homes are local markets buy these plants because of the firm fruit which are good for canning, and the shelf life.