Moneymaker Tomato Seeds are heirloom variety of tomato that is open-pollinated and indeterminate. It is highly valued for its ability to withstand challenging weather conditions and resist diseases.
This plant is particularly well-suited to warmer climates, owing to its exceptional heat resistance. The Moneymaker is a cordon or upward growth type, making it suitable for cultivation in either a garden or greenhouse.
Moneymaker Tomato Seeds A well-known variety that reliably produces plenty of smooth, medium-size fruit throughout the summer.
Tomato ‘Moneymaker’ gained popularity in the 60’s and 70’s for its uniformity and exceptional flavour, and remains a much-loved garden variety today. Grow this versatile tomato as a cordon in the greenhouse or outdoors. Height: 200cm (79″). Spread: 50cm (20″).
Billed as great for growing in a greenhouse, the Money Maker Tomato can take the heat and humidity, but adapts to many growing conditions. Gardeners can bank on this vine producing a wealth of sweet, flushed medium-sized slicers until the buck stops at the change of season. If you have a yen for tomato and cheddar on bread or sauce from scratch, take note of this one. It’s grand.
Good for Southern gardens
SEED PLANTING TIPS
Botanical name: Solanum lycopersicum
Growth type: Indeterminate, trellis support, regular pruning
Tomato size: Medium
Depth to plant seeds: .25″ deep
Spacing between plants: 24″ apart
Spacing between rows: 36″-48″ apart
Days to germinate (sprout): 7-14 days
Germination soil temps: 75F-95F
Soil needs: 6.0-6.5 pH
Sun needs: Full sun
Frost hardy: No
Planting season: Spring, summer
# of plants per sq. ft.: Appx. 1 plant per 2 sq. ft.
Days to maturity: 75-85 days