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Tomato Plant, Paul Robeson


Days to Maturity:  74 days
Fruit Size:  up to 4" diameter


This purple-black beefsteak can have fruit up to 4 inches in diameter.  The fruit are very flavorful.  The tomato seed originated in Russia and was named after the operatic artist who was an advocate of equal rights for blacks.  The plant will set fruit at lower temperatures so it is an excellent choice for cooler climates.

*Plants must be ordered in multiples of 4 (4, 8, 12, 16, etc).  You may mix and match different varieties to meet the requirement.  Plants are grown in 2.5" pots.

*Shipping - Shipping will begin, May 9th, weather dependent.  Plants will be shipped using FedEx or UPS and should arrive in 2-3 days.  Currently, we ship to the following states - AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, LA, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WI, and WV.