(6-7 oz.) Shining Star is a hybrid, indeterminate tomato with a flattened globe shape for outdoor production. Its tolerance to TSWV and TYLCV make this a special variety for use in areas where these two diseases are a problem. Tolerant to Tobacco Mosaic Virus, Verticillium Wilt, Fusarium Wilt Race 2, Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus, Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus.
Vining plants that are best when staked and trimmed. Can also be used in tall cages. They produce fruit continuously.
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.