Who is not known to tomatoes? Tomatoes are used in all over the globe? Tomatoes are one of the easiest plants to grow especially as a beginner. Some people love red tomatoes, some loves purple and some loves green. Some like small cherry varieties whereas some likes big, giant monster tomatoes. Do you know how many types of tomatoes are there in the world? Well, according to Wikipedia, there are up to 10,000 types of tomatoes which are cultivated all over the world. After that, they say that the list partial. We have selected 10 best tomatoes which are preferred by people.
So, in this blog post, we shall discuss from the best variety of cherry tomatoes to the best type of big tomatoes to grow. So, let’s become a smart gardener.
Also, take a look at my other posts:
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1. TIGERELLA TOMATO:
|DELICIOUS TIGERELLA TOMATOES|
The tigerella tomato is a cordon variety (indeterminate). It has a thick skin of red striped orange colour. The tigerella tomatoes are of medium-sized. They don’t have the best taste; they are slightly tasteless having an even balance of sweetness and acidity. The Tigerella is mostly used for salads and sandwiches.
2. BLACK CHERRY TOMATO:
|BLACK CHERRY TOMATO|
These tomatoes are one of the best cherry tomato varieties to grow. The black cherry tomatoes are indeterminate type tomato. These are slightly sweet, round black-coloured tomatoes. Every tomato is about 1.5 inches in diameter. The black cherry tomatoes are the best for salads.
3. BRANDYWINE TOMATO:
|LARGE BRANDYWINE TOMATO|
These are one of the best heirloom tomatoes. Brandywine is round and large. They have a powerful taste for tomato and a unique pink tone to as well. Since Brandywine is bigger, they are also best for the sandwich.
4. CHEROKEE PURPLE TOMATO:
|Cherokee Purple Tomato|
Another one of the best heirloom tomatoes is Cherokee Purple. They are so big that these are around a half-pound or so. They have a purple colour which is the best for canning, cooking and salad as well.
5. COSTOLUTO FIORENTINO TOMATO:
|Costoluto Fiorentino Tomato|
Costoluto Fiorentino is also one of the best heirloom tomato as well as indeterminate. Costoluto Fiorentino is red. Each fruit is about 350-450 grams. They are used to make a very delicious sauce and for cooking purpose.
6. EARLY GIRL TOMATO:
|Early Girl Tomato|
Tomatoes are around a half pound which is a good size. They are one of the best hybrid varieties. The early girl tomato has a bright-red colour. These tomatoes have a powerful taste and a beautiful smell.
7. GARDENER’S DELIGHT TOMATO:
|Gardener’s Delight Cherry Tomato|
These are one of the best large cherry tomatoes varieties. They are indeterminate varieties. It has a tangy flavour. Like other cherry tomatoes; these are also used for salads.
8. BEEFSTEAK TOMATOES:
|Giant Beef Steaks|
Beefsteak is probably one of the largest tomatoes which you ever found. They are large-red varieties that weigh about a pound. They are sometimes split at the top as their sizes are so big. They have a classic tomato flavour. Beefsteak can be used for any purpose; From salads to canning.
9. GREEN ZEBRA TOMATO:
|Green Zebra Tomato|
Green Zebra Tomatoes are green tomatoes with more tart flavour having yellow stripes from top to bottom like Zebras. They are large in size but not that large. They are a little under a half-pound. They are used for salads as well as cooking.
10. SUPER SWEET 100 TOMATOES:
|SUPER SWEET 100 CHERRY TOMATO|
The Super Sweet 100 tomatoes are hybrid cherry tomatoes. The name 100 is given because these tomatoes bear nearly 100 tomatoes on each stem. The Super Sweet 100 is half to an inch in diameter. These have thin skins and are red. They are super sweet in taste like its name. As they cherry tomatoes, these are also used for salads.