Best Cluster Tomato

manykidsAugust 13, 2011

I'm looking for the best cluster tomato, big or small. Thanks, Bev

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
carolyn137(z4/5 NY)

Of OP heirloom ones Bulgarian Triumph, no question, just superb as to taste and production.

Of the seed sources listed via the link below I'd suggest Tania, who sells seeds for about 600 varieties, Jeff Casey or I think Sandhill as well although I didn't check. Not all the updating for seed sources was done for 2011 but you can check out Sandhill via Google if you wish and they also sell seeds for about 400 tomato varieties and many other crops as well. But note when when Sandhill accepts orders and HOW they accept orders.

Hope that helps.

Carolyn

Here is a link that might be useful: Bulgarian Triumph

    Bookmark   August 13, 2011 at 11:27AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Agree with the Bulgarian but I also like Kimberly and Elfin - depending on the size fruit you want.

Dave

    Bookmark   August 15, 2011 at 4:39PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
californian

Ildi is wonderful. Prettiest tomato plant you will ever see, and makes so many blossoms its hard to see the plant. There are reports of one plant making 650 tomatoes.

    Bookmark   August 16, 2011 at 12:24AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
carolyn137(z4/5 NY)

Yes, Ildi is wonderful, but just as with Riesentraube it's a multi-flora type with those huge number of blossoms on a single stalk, but not a cluster type, which means not a cherry, but trusses with larger fruits about 2 inch in diameter just as you'd buy from the store that are called something like on the vine types.

Carolyn

    Bookmark   August 16, 2011 at 7:05AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Newbie at grafting tomatoes
I'm completely new to the procedure (also new to Tomatoes...
perlite
Fourth of July ....
Fourth of July is my favorite day. How about a tomato...
Seysonn_ 7b-WA/HZ1
How many cherry tomatoes can I put in one 10 gallon pot?
Can I grow 3 or 4 plants together? It's to save me...
shijitake
Brandy Boy Contest -2015
I propose a "Brandy Boy Contest" for 2015...
hudson___wy
Supermarket Tomatoes Plants II
Here we go again. I have started 8 more seedlings for...
garf_gw
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™