Check out our favorite heirloom tomato varieties: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/vegetable/vegetables/top-heirloom-tomato-varieties/?socsrc=bhgpin043014heirloomtomatoes

Tomato, Ropreco - 65 days. early sauce tomato. good for cool summers.

Tomato, Early Willamette - 55-60 days, Det. Bred for Oregon Weather!

There are 60 varieties of tomatoes growing in the French Laundry Garden.

Saving Seed From Heirloom Tomatoes

When I lived in the country outside of Little Rock, I really enjoyed growing my own produce. I never used any pesticides and the tomatoes, potatoes, lettuce, green beans, corn, watermelons, cantaloupes, peas, and spinach were some of the best I've had. It was fun to grow some heirloom tomatoes and watermelons like "Moon & Stars" or grow purple potatoes. Fun times.

Here are some of the best tomatoes to grow in containers.

Tomato, Uralskiy Ranniy. 50 days! dwarf plant, good flavor.

Tomato, Black Cherry - 65 days, great flavor.

InnTainer container gardening Heirloom Tomato Seeds further noted the new extended Season. series of tomato varieties ideally suited for indoor gardening with the InnTainer system. We assembled some of these tomato varieties into two newly released Indoor Container Tomato Seed Collections which can be found at tomatofest.com.” Read more: http://www.naturalhomeandgarden.com/green-products-galore/grow-tomatoes-indoors-with-inntainer-indoor-growing-system.

Heirloom variety cheat sheet!

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Glacier Tomato - 55 days

Ararat Flame Tomato -60 days, indet. butsh. Hungarian heirloom, good flavor.

Cosmonaut Volkov Tomato - early heirloom. Wins taste tests.

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