I grow at least Seventeen varieties of tomato this season and make notes as I go. To see how each type is currently growing, see the most current Garden Update. I will update and rate each tomato at the end of the season.
I prefer rareseeds.com to any other link provided. This list is informational, however, listed in alphabetical order, and not promotional. I get no kickbacks, the companies linked have no idea I am linking them.
Black Vernissage - Cherry type. http://www.rareseeds.com/black-vernissage-tomato/?F_Keyword=Vernissage
Seeds were free. Strongest seedlings, once transplanted is spindly and not impressive.
Carbon - Med-large red/black. http://www.rareseeds.com/carbon-tomato/?F_Keyword=tomatoes&F_Sort=1
Strong seedlings. Strong plants. First of large tomatoes to fruit.
Dr Wyches - Large yellow (orange). http://www.rareseeds.com/dr-wyche-s-yellow-tomato/?F_Keyword=Wyche%27s
Normal seedlings. Plants resilient. Something weakened them after transplant, 2 of three recovered from near death.
German Pink - Large pink. http://www.rareseeds.com/german-pink-tomato/?F_Keyword=tomatoes&F_Sort=1
Puchased late May.
Gold Medal - Large orangey bicolor. http://www.rareseeds.com/gold-medal/?F_Keyword=tomatoes&F_Sort=1
Purchased mid May.
Gold Rush Currant - M&M sized yellow. http://www.rareseeds.com/gold-rush-currant-tomato/?F_Keyword=tomatoes&F_Sort=1
Hillbilly - Yellow/red bicolor. https://www.totallytomato.com/P/00347/Hillbilly+Tomato
Seedlings (normal) from saved seed, seeds from TT (not sure is any survived through transplant) and one purchased plant mid May.
Hungarian Heart - Red oxheart. http://www.rareseeds.com/hungarian-heart-toa/?F_Keyword=Hungarian
Jazz - Medium orange. https://www.totallytomato.com/P/00054/Artisan+Orange+Jazz+Tomato
Seedlings did not germinate nor transplant well. Slow to fruit.
Mortgage Lifter - Large red. http://www.rareseeds.com/mortgage-lifter-tomato/?F_Keyword=mortgage%20lifter
Purchased early June.
Orange Strawberry - Orange oxheart. http://www.rareseeds.com/orange-strawberry-tomato/
Rainbow Cherry - Mixed color cherry. https://www.totallytomato.com/P/00598/Rainbow+Cherry+Blend+Tomato
Poor germination and weak seedlings. One of first plants to fruit.
Royal Hillbilly - Large red. http://www.rareseeds.com/royal-hillbilly/?F_Keyword=tomatoes&F_Sort=1
Strong seedlings. Many strong baby fruits.
Sunrise Bumblebee - Orange bicolor cherry. http://www.rareseeds.com/sunrise-bumblebee-tomato/?F_Keyword=Sunrise
Seedlings started late. Slow to germinate. 2nd year seeds.
Tie Dye - Orange medium. http://www.burpee.com/vegetables/tomatoes/tomato-tye-dye-hybrid-prod001022.html
Purchased mid May. Slow to fruit.
Tiny Tim - Red cherry. https://www.amazon.com/Tiny-Tim-Tomato-125-Seeds/dp/B001KTZBJ0
Purchased early June. First to ripen but had green fruit when purchased.
Last to seed, first to fruit. Will likely be first of seeds I started to harvest.