Vegetables

Tomato 'Big Beef'

An award winning hybrid, Big Beef produces large, juicy tomatoes with old-fashioned beefsteak flavour. Long fruiting season, heavy yields and superior disease resistance. Big Beef is the perfect hearty sandwich tomato, with fruit weighing up to 350 grams.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

Sow direct in warm conditions or raise in trays of Yates® Black Magic® Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist. Transplant when 5cm high.

Care

Choose a well drained sunny position. Prepare soil by adding Yates® Thrive® Natural Blood & Bone. When first flowers appear begin applying Yates® Thrive® Tomato Liquid Plant Food regularly. Protect from snails and slugs.

Hints

Great companion plant for basil, broccoli, carrots, celery, onions, marigolds, marjoram, parsley & parsnip.Fruit contains health-promoting lycopene.