Tomato Seeds - Costoluto Genovese

Tomato Seeds - Costoluto Genovese

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Packet $5.49
1 Ounce $31.49
1/4 Pound $79.79 ($19.94/ounce) 37% Savings
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  • Deeply ridged Italian heirloom
  • Indeterminate; Italian Heirloom; Deeply Ridged, Heavily Lobed Fruit
  • Large and Juicy with an Acidic-Tart Full Flavor; Great for Fresh, Cooking or Preserving
  • Yields Until Frost; Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 6 to 8 ounces
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Spreading, Upright

Flavor Profile Sweet; Tangy; Smoky Undertones; Lively; Low Acidity; Firm; Slightly Dense Texture;
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Canning, High Yielding, Sauce/Paste, Slicing
Plant Resistance Bacterial Spot, Fusarium Oxysporum Fysio 0, Verticillum Alboatrum

About Tomato Seeds - Costoluto Genovese

Lycopersicon esculentum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Indeterminate

Grow Heirloom Tomatoes - Costoluto Genovese Tomato Seeds. Grown by Thomas Jefferson from 1809 when he retired, and then every year thereafter until his death in 1826, Costoluto Genovese is the definition of heirloom . Considered an oddity in today's vegetable garden, this variety showcases a deeply ridged, heavily lobed fruit characteristic of early 19th-century tomatoes. A standard in Italy for both fresh eating and preserving, Costoluto Genovese Tomatoes are known for their intensely flavorful, deep red flesh.

Planting Information

Planting Tomato Seeds - Costoluto Genovese

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4-1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 18 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Tomato Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 161
1 Ounce 11,400
1/4 Pound 45,600

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