What’s Growing – Tomato Varieties!

You can always find something wonderful and delicious on the UW Farm! This time of year marks the tomato growing season. At an earlier May work party a great mix of tomato varieties were planted at the Center for Urban Horticulture location. Come see what is growing!

What Varieties Did We Plant?

  • Cherokee Purple
  • Indigo Rose
    • A very beautifully purple tomato
  • Striped German
    • A lovely heirloom tomato with ribbed shoulders
  • Jaune Flamee
  • Kellogg’s Breakfast
    • Named one of the best heirlooms by Sunset Magazine
  • Japanese Trifele
    • Small, pear-shaped tomato
  • Black Prince
  • Green Zebra
  • Black Krim
  • Hungarian Heart
  • Ananas Noire
    • Green, purple, yellow, orange colors all in one tomato! Beautiful and colorful
  • Chocolate Cherry
  • Purple Bumble Bee Cherry
    • A fun and stripey tomato! Small and round with zebra-like green stripes.
  • Sun Gold Cherry
  • Sweet Treats Cherry
  • Lemon Drop Cherry
  • Glacier
    • One of the fastest to ripen and the first of the season
  • Opalka
    • Great for tomato pastes!
  • Brandywine