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Big Beef Hybrid

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 299
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $2.99


Pkt (≈ 10 seeds)

Extra large 10-12 oz. globe shaped beefsteak staking variety. Disease resistant. All-American Award winner is a space-age hybrid that combines old fashioned qualities with modern technology.

  • Seed Depth: 1/4" (6mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1/2" (12mm)
  • Row Spacing: 3-4' (90-120cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 7-14
  • Plant Spacing: 24-30" (60-75cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 73

Plant: Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost, keeping soil temperature in the mid 70's. Grow in full sun. Shift hardened transplants to garden shortly after last frost, and when the weather is warm.

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when 6" (15cm) tall and again in mid summer. Stake or cage to save space, since the plants are large and vigorous growing.

Harvest: Pick carefully when richly colored and firm, but before fruit begins to soften.

Your Health: Rich in calcium, iron, and vitamins A & C.