Mortgage Lifter heirloom tomato seeds

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An heirloom beefsteak bred by Marshall Cletis Byles, also know as "Radiator Charlie", during the 1930s.  He sold plants for a $1 each and paid off his $6000 mortgage in 6 years hence the name --Radiator Charlie's Mortgage Lifter.  Large, meaty, reddish pink tomato with intense flavour.  Typically crack free. A multipurpose tomato.  Indeterminate, regular leaf, 85 -90 days from transplant.

Start indoors under grow lights 6 to 8 weeks before last frost.  Sow 5 to 10 mm deep.  Seeds should sprout in 4-7 days.  Transplant seedlings outdoors when danger of frost has passed.

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