"Sometimes things don't turn out exactly how we think they will, but it doesn't mean they won’t be just as good. Or even better…"
In Ben's Little Tomato, (sequel to Ben's Little Acorn), Ben's favorite plant is tomatoes. There are so any different tomatoes out there, and here is a list of just 8 that exceed expectations for what a tomato is, looks like, tastes like, and how it can be used. These are also tomatoes Ben, from the Ben's Little Book, would find cool!
The author found these tomatoes through The Whole Seed Catalalogue from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds (2019)!
golden streaked flesh
hollow bell pepper shape
strawberry like seed clusters
stands up well to powdery mildew"
Lucid Gem Tomato
yellow-orange when ripe
black anthocyanin splashes contrasts with lighter colored skin
flesh marbled yellow to red
sweet, juicy, fruity
winner of The Sweetest Tomato Award at the 2017 National Heirloom Expo
Berkley Tie-Dye Green Tomato
green with red and yellow stripes
each color has a different flavor"
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