Banana Legs is an heirloom determinate tomato. The tomatoes are meaty & low in acid. The uniquely shaped yellow fruit measures 4" long & 1 1/2" wide & is pointed on 1 end like a banana. They go through lovely color changes with striped skin as they mature. Banana Legs Tomato plants produce great high yields of delicious fruit.
Tomatoes have a wide variety of health benefits. They are high in the antioxidant lycopene, & contain high amounts of vitamins A, B, & C as well as many other vitamins & minerals.
Tomatoes can be eaten fresh like fruit, added to salads, in salsa, or sliced for sandwiches. They can be cooked in any number of ways like grilled, fried, baked, or stewed, made into tomato bisque, added to stews, mixed veggies, or pretty much anything :) Of course without tomatoes, there would be no ketchup or red sauce for pizzas & pasta. Tomatoes can be stored by freezing, canning, or drying them.
Tomato plants are either considered to be determinate or indeterminate. What’s the difference? The fruit of determinate plants all mature at nearly the same time. Determinate plants continue to grow & produce fruit until frost.
Did you know … There are over 7,500 different types of tomatoes!