Think Tomato sandwiches while you watch these large, round red fruits ripen on the vine (about 62–72 days from transplant). The juicy flesh of 'Champion' is sweet, meaty, and relatively seed-free. Bigger than 'Early Girl' and earlier than 'Better Boy', this hybrid is especially popular with our southern customers because it tolerates both heat and dry weather Plants are resistant to Verticillium Wilt, Fusarium Wilt (Race 1), nematodes, and Tobacco Mosaic Virus. Indeterminate.
Our stocky seedlings are grown and shipped in 3in pots that are a full 4in deep, so the plants you receive have strong, well-developed root systems. For more information on growing and care, click Growing Guide.
SHIPPING GUIDELINES FOR STARTS - Hardiness Zone 7-9: shipping starts late April. Zone 6: shipping starts early May. Zones 1-5: shipping starts mid-May.
Please Note: These shipping guidelines are based on normal weather conditions within your zone. We begin shipping to the warmest zones first and then work our way to the colder zones. Due to weather, growth requirements, and product quality, we cannot ship your plants outside of these shipping guidelines.
Every state has agricultural regulations that restrict the shipment of certain plants. We are sorry, but we cannot ship this item to the following state: GA