Tomato 'Husky Gold' hybrid
1993 AAS Vegetable Award Winner

Excellent sweet tomato flavor a a golden orange tomato. Good yield on a vigorous healthy vine that requres a minimum amount of pruning to maintain a nice pole tomato plant size. Indeterminate dwarf growth habit, attractive bright golden orange fruit, and good crack tolerance. Produces over a long period.

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AAS Winner Primary Details
Award: AAS Vegetable Award Winner
Award Type: National Winner
Class: Tomato
Variety Name: 'Husky Gold' hybrid
Genus: Lycopersicon
Species: esculentum
Year: 1993
Common Name: Tomato
Type: Vegetables
Breeder: Petoseed/Seminis Vegetable Seeds
Close Market Comparison: 'Golden Boy,' 'Jubilee'
Plant Needs
Duration Type: Annual
Light Needs: Full sun
Season Type: Warm Season
Staking Required: NO
Plant Characteristics
Foliage Color: Green
Plant Habit: Compact, Requires staking
Plant Height: Tall: Over 24"
Garden Spacing: 2 feet
Days To Harvest (Transplant): 68 days
Fruit Color (Harvest): golden orange
Fruit Shape: Deep oblate
Fruit Size: 2.5 to 3 inches
Fruit Weight: 7-8 ounces
Fruit Flavor Description: good sweet tomato flavor
Disease Resistances or Tolerances: Verticillium, Fusarium Race 1, good crack tolerance
Home Gardener Use
Container: YES
Herb: NO

How to Grow

Grow transplant for early spring planting. Grow on pole or cage. Needs some pruning of lateral branches early in the season.

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