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Elmer’s Old German

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About Elmer’s Old German

‘Elmer’s Old German’ is an old heirloom tomato from Germany. TomatoFest organic heirloom tomato seeds produce very large, indeterminate, regular-leaf tomato plants that yield 1-2 pound (and more), deep-pink, heart-shaped tomatoes that have delicious, bold, sweet/acid tomato flavors with very few seeds. An excellent slicer for eating fresh in salads and sandwiches. Rare tomato seeds. A Gary Ibsen “personal favorite”.
Photo credit: Aimee

Culinary Use
Slicer
Flavor Profile
Sweet
Flesh Color
Red
Fruit Color
Pink
Fruit Shape
Oxheart / Ribbed
Fruit Size
Large
Leaf Type
Regular
Maturity
Mid-season
Plant Type
Indeterminate
Species
Solanum lycopersicum
Variety
Heirloom / Open Pollinated

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    Stewart Krevolin

    We bought our Elmer tomato’s at the west shore farmers market in Lomoyne Pa which is in Cumberland County Pa

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