(8.5-9 oz.) (4×5’s to 6×7’s) Red Hero F1 Hybrid is the perfect tomato for the fresh market. This tomato features a large, semi-globe shape, high lycopene content and extended shelf life. Primarily determinate, single time destructive harvesting, jointless. Intermediate resistance to V, FW 1 and 2, ST and TMV. 80 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.