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Yellow Pear Tomato
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Yellow Pear Tomato (25 seeds) (TY122) $2.50

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Yellow Pear Tomato

         
 
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78 days. Very sweet, 1 1/2" yellow, pear-shaped fruit have a mild flavor, and are great for fresh eating or for making tomato preserves. Very productive plants are easy to grow. One of the first tomatoes I grew as a child.
 
Yellow Pear Tomato
Overall Rating:
         
4.0
 
 
Number of Reviews: 44
Easy to Grow 4.5
EarlyMaturity 3.5

77.3% would recommend this item to a friend.

 
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0 out of 0 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Michelle
Location:
Toledo, OH, United States
Date:
March 22, 2017
          5.0
 
Best Grape Style Tomato
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Delicious, Prolific.

What are the cons? Take a while to mature

Review:

If grown with lots of light, and in well amended soil these Yellow Pear Tomatoes are the best you will ever have. I stumbled across them at a farmer's market one year and will never go back to plain grape tomatoes. They are sweet and juicy. I was surprised to read reviews that the flavor was bad. Perhaps if they aren't watered or fertilized enough the taste might be compromised, but I've never experienced this. The plants are prolific, but they are indeterminate so be prepared to attend them with pruning and sucker pulling. We ended up making PVC cages to support them, the metal style doesn't work well for these huge plants. Be prepared to harvest a colander worth at a time. 2 plants usually give me enough for myself, and a bit to give away. Seriously, if you want a sweet and prolific grape tomato, get these!

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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4 out of 4 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
fatstagnation
Location:
Erie, PA, United States
Date:
January 7, 2017
          5.0
 
I love these
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 5.0
 

What are the pros? easy, mild taste, pretty

What are the cons? takes over the yard

Review:

I read the recent reviews saying these don't taste good and I was surprised. Maybe they are picking too late. These are vigorous, indeterminant vines, that need a lot of space. I would start them in a tomato cage and stake them mid-season, but by fall I would still find 12 feet vines sprawling across the lawn. They will overshadow anything smaller nearby. They produce unbelievable amounts of fruit - I would collect a colander at a time. I found picking when slightly green to pale yellow was the best time. They were sweet and slightly tart without any earthy taste (which might be what some people are missing). If you let them go too long, they get soft and almost turn to liquid inside. I had very little problem with cracking unlike w other varieties. They even produced after frost, well into Oct. These make an amazing sauce! Smooth and delicious, and looks creamy. A lovely surprise.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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0 out of 0 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Edgar
Location:
miami, FL, United States
Date:
October 1, 2016
          2.0
 
Beautiful and Tasteless
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 2.0
 

What are the pros? shape and color

What are the cons? taste

Review:

We grow them for 3 seasons. One plant grows huge and takes a lot of space. It bears a lot of fruits, it's indeed very prolific variety. The small yellow pear tomatoes looks beautiful among other cherries tomatoes in a basket. They give a nice color contrast to salads but their taste is mild. This year We don't plan to grow them for that reason. We rather try some other variety that taste better.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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1 out of 1 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Michele
Location:
Kitchener, Zone 5B Ontario, Canada
Date:
September 2, 2016
          3.0
 
Disappointed
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Lots of tomatoes, Early

What are the cons? Crack easily

Review:

This is my first year growing this tomato. We've had a very hot summer here and when it rains it is in excess. This plant produced quickly and produced a lot, however, by the time I was able to pick them every single tomato was cracked and because they are so tiny by the time you cut out the bad stuff, there's not much tomato left. The taste wasn't worth the effort.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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2 out of 2 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Sarah
Location:
Shawnee, KS, United States
Date:
August 1, 2016
          1.0
 
Disappointed
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 2.5
 

What are the pros? Beautiful to look at

What are the cons? Taste, texture

Review:

I was so excited to try my hand at growing tomatoes from seeds and having colorful tomatoes to munch on all summer long. These are growing wonderfully and are absolutely beautiful to look at - both in the garden and in a bowl filled with the cherry/ grape varieties I'm growing this year. However, they taste like total crap. Someone else in these reviews nailed it when they described the taste and texture as "December grocery store tomatoes". No sweetness, no tartness, and they mush in your mouth. I have 2 of these plants in my garden and I'm considering ripping them out to give my other tomatoes more room. Such a disappointment. :(

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

Was this review helpful? Yes  No
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