Celebrity - #14U
(HY) 70 days. Semi-Determinate: It grows to about 3-4’H but continues to produce fruit all season until frost. Heavy yielding plants are exceptionally strong, bearing clusters of uniform, smooth, round, firm, bright red fruits weighing about 8 oz. Widely adaptable. Drought resistant. Resistant to cracking. Requires staking or cages. Adapted to row crops. Perfect for eating fresh or in cooking, canning, juicing, salsa, slicing and Fresh Markets. Resistant: Fusarium Wilt (Race 1), Nematodes, Tomato Mosaic Virus, Verticillium Wilt) About 184,000 seeds/lb; 11,500 seeds/oz.
Companions: Asparagus, carrot, celery, cucumber, onion, parsley, pepper.
Allies: Basil repels flies and mosquitos, improves growth and flavor. Bee balm, chives and mint improve health and flavor. Borage deters tomato worm, improves growth and flavor. Dill, until mature, improves growth and flavor. Once mature, it stunts tomato growth. Marigold deters nematodes. Pot marigold deters tomato worm and general garden pests.
Enemies: Corn and tomato are attacked by the same worm. Mature dill retards tomato growth. Kohlrabi stunts tomato growth. Potatoes and tomatoes are attacked by the same blight.