Tomatoes

Tomatoes are some of the most versatile veggies and Beier's Greenhouse offers many different varieties for you to choose from, each with a delicious and different flavor and purpose they work best for; whether it's a fresh garden salsa, creamy homemade tomato sauce or canning for later use. 

Tomato Guides

Amish Paste

  • 68-80 Days
  • Heirloom
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 6-8 oz.

Fruits are ox heart to almost teardrop shaped. Meaty fruits are juicy and have outstanding flavor, good for sauce or fresh eating.

Beefmaster

  • (VFNF1) 80 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 12-18 oz.

Beefsteak-type, deep red, and good-flavored, this late tomato has important disease resistant qualities. Tolerant of cracking and peeling. Can be staked.

Beefsteak

  • (VF1 & 2T) 72 Days 

  • Hybrid

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 10-14 oz. 

Easy to manage in the garden, the Beefsteak tomato has a uniform shoulder color and consistently good taste. Can put up with hot, dry conditions. Grow staked, cages or as a bush type.

Better Boy

  • (VFN) 70 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 12-16 oz.

Our most popular all around hybrid tomato. This tomato is red and meaty. It produces high yield and has large leaves to protect the fruit from sun scald injury.

Big Beef

  • (VF1 & 2NT) 73 Days 

  • Hybrid

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 10-12 oz.

A Beefmaster type with twice the yields. It bears attractive, extra-large fruit. Alternaria and Stemphylium resistant. Disease tolerant. May need staking.

Big Boy

  • 78 DAYS
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 10-16 oz.

When Big Boy hybrid tomato debuted in 1949, its incredible productivity and gorgeous, perfect, large red fruit made it an instant hit. What's kept Big Boy tomato a best-selling tomato all these years is the wonderful aroma and rich flavor.

Brandywine

  • 90 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Openly Pollinated
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 10-12 oz.

Amish variety established in 1885. This tomato produces a heavy yield of boat-shaped, beefsteak fruits. It’s fruit is pink-red in color and has a rich, creamy after taste.

Bush Early Girl

  • (VF1 & 2NT) 60-63 Days 

  • Hybrid

  • Determinate (high yield at once)

  • Fruit size 7-9 oz.

Tasty red fruits that are even BIGGER than Early Girl. Compact, space-saving plants reach only 18” high, yet produce higher yields than other compact varieties. Good-sized fruit with excellent flavor. Use for slicing and salads. 

Celebrity 

  • (VFFNT) 72 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 8 oz. 

An All American Winner. This is an excellent home garden tomato. It is crack free, highly productive under a wide range of growing conditions. Also, this hybrid is very disease resistant. 

Champion

  • (VFNT) 70 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 8-12 oz.

Especially bred as a luscious sandwich tomato...solid, meaty slices with just the right sweetness. High yields of large fruit, bigger than Early Girl and earlier than Better Boy. Outstanding performer.

Chef's Choice Orange

  • 79 Days

This is a very tasty variety of tomato. When fully grown they are 5-6" wide and will retain their bright orange color even when cooked. Best Staked.

Early Girl

  • (VFNT) 52 Days 
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 4-6 oz.

The earliness of this tomato makes this the home gardeners first and best choice for the most excellent early slicing tomato. It is also very delicious which makes it even more tempting. 

Fourth of July

  • 49 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 4 oz.

Early-yielding plants provide fruit all season long. This extra-juicy yet firm fruit is perfect for summer picnics. 

Fresh Salsa

  • 65-75 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 4-5 oz.

Salsa lovers, your tomato is here. You can chop this tomato into tiny cubes that remain perfectly firm and solid yet also sweet. Large, plum-shaped and dripless, 'Fresh Salsa' is "all meat"- ideal for tasty salsas, bruschettas and "light" Italian sauces. 

Heirloom Marriage Big Brandy

  • 80 Days

The same good looks and flavor of an Heirloom only with better yields and earlier maturity. Best in organic well drained soil. Water freely in dry weather

Heirloom Marriage Perfect Flame

  • 80 Days

The same good looks and flavor of an Heirloom only with better yields and earlier maturity. Best in organic well drained soil. Water freely in dry weather.

Heirloom Marriage Genuwine

  • 80 Days

The same good looks and flavor of an Heirloom only with better yields and earlier maturity. Best in organic well drained soil. Water freely in dry weather

Husky Cherry Red

  • (VF) 68 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size less than 1 oz.

This fruit is produced in clusters of bright red. Excellent flavor. Upright plants can be grown staked or caged without pinching. 

Juliet

  • 60 Days

  • Hybrid

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 1 oz.

Holds longer with less cracking than any other cherry tomato. Elongated glossy red fruits are produced in grape-like clusters on long, high-yielding vines. Sweet flavor and high quality make this a favorite.

Lemon Boy

  • (VFN) 72 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 8 oz. or more.

The first lemon yellow, not golden, tomato variety, and still one of the best. Extremely vigorous plants produce large harvests of attractive fruit. Flavor is outstanding, mild and sweet yet tangy and definitely not bland. 

Manitoba

  • (VF) 62 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 6 oz.

Smooth fruits on bush-type plants. Early producer. Great slicing tomato. Good for canning despite the small size. 

Mountian Fresh Plus

  • Sun
  • 79 Days

This variety has better flavor than most other tomatoes. It bears larger fruit than most others in the Mountain Series.

Napa Grape

  • 65 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 1 oz.

Variety maintains a higher sugar content than any other grape tomato. And the sweetness doesn't fade in late summer. Shiny red, 1" elongated globes are produced in abundance on vigorous vines. 

Parks Whopper Improved

  • (VFFNT) 65 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 12 oz. or larger

This is a VERY EARLY TOMATO with superb taste and high yield. Huge red fruits are very uniform in size, and will produce for you all season. Wonderful sliced onto sandwiches, or in salads. This improved version is more disease and crack-resistant than the original.  

Patio

  • (F1) 70 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 5 oz.

This red fruit is very flavorful. Very sturdy stems. Ideal for container planting. 

Polish Linguisa

  • 73 Days

  • Heirloom

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 10-12 oz.

A meaty, delicious variety from Eastern Europe that was brought to America by Polish gardeners in the 1800s. Extremely large, the 10-12 oz. sausage-shaped fruits are produced on indeterminate vines. Can be used for a variety of things: freezing, canning, drying, etc.

Roma

  • (VFN) 76 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 2 oz.

Bright red, plum-shaped fruit. We call this our Italian tomato. It is great for cooking, canning, and makes a wonderful tomato paste. 

San Marzano

  • 75 Days

Red elongated fruit used for pastes and puree. Similar to a Roma Tomato.

Speckled Roman

  • (F1) 75 Days
  • Heirloom
  • Openly Pollinated
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 4-5 oz.

Compact tomato plants have a high yield of very intriguingly beautiful, meaty, 4-6-inch long, orange-red paste tomato with good flavors and wavy yellow stripes. Looks like a fat sausage with a pointed end. A great novelty tomato that makes a good tomato sauce, along with other colored paste tomatoes. 

Sun Sugar

  • 75 Days

  • Hybrid

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 1/2-1 inch

Very sweet, low acid, tall plants. High yield of small tomatoes. Voted best flavor by Sunset Magazine!

Super Fantastic

  • (VFN) 70 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 12-18 oz

This is our most popular tomato because of the heavy yields all summer of smooth, solid, and meaty fruit. The excellent taste cannot be surpassed. 

Sweet 100

  • 65 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 1 inch.

If you are looking for a tomato that will bring you wonderful little salad tomatoes all summer, Sweet 100 is a good choice. Each branch bears 100 or more sweet fruit, a little smaller than a cherry tomato. It’s an outstanding choice for garden or container planting.  

Sweet Baby Girl

  • 65 Days

  • Hybrid

  • Indeterminate (bears all season)

  • Fruit size 1 inch.

Great sweet flavor! High yield with long clusters. Dark red fruit resists cracking. Works fine as a patio tomato.

Sweet Olive Grape

  • 57 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 1 inch.

Fruit is sweet, bite-size, bright red and bursting with flavor. Their outstanding texture and perfect blend of sweet-tart taste make them a great snack. The medium tall plants are easy-to-grow, productive and manageable without pruning. 

Sweet Seedless

  • 68 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Indeterminate (bears all season)
  • Fruit size 8-10 oz.

The first seedless tomato. Because there are no seeds to store the sugars for later use, all the sweetness is immediately available for you to enjoy in every rich slice. This is a totally new tomato on every level – the perfect balance of flavor and sweetness, meat and gel, solid firmness and juiciness. 

Tomaccio

  • 60 Days

  • HYBRID TOMATO

  • Fruit size 1 inch 

The uniqueness of 'Tomaccio' is that the fruit dries naturally like a raisin. The taste of the dried fruit is very sweet (some say the sweetest). Each plant yields 13-18 pounds of cherry tomatoes! This vigorous growing variety may reach the height of 9 feet. 

Tumbler

  • 49 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)
  • Fruit size 1 inch

The best tomato for hanging baskets and containers . Produces up to 6 pounds of sweet, bright red cherry tomatoes, 1-1/4" in diameter. Extremely early harvest. 

Way Ahead

  • 55 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)

This is a VERY EARLY tomato. That’s how it got its name! It is bright scarlet, almost round, and a good sized fruit. Best variety for tomato juice. 

Yellow Pear

  • 78 Days
  • Hybrid
  • Determinate (high yield at once)

  • Fruit size less than 1 oz. 

This small, pear-shaped tomato is a good and sweet-tasting tomato just right for salads. Tolerates Alternaria. 

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