The Mortgage Lifter Tomato is a very large pink-red heirloom tomato variety known for its giant, delicious fruits. Also known as Radiator Charlie’s Mortgage Lifter, the plant produces sweet, tasty tomatoes on rambling vines. The mortgage lifter tomato is for the gourmet gardener.
Scientific Name: solanum lycopersicum
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 21-29°C
Germination time in days: 7-14 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 80-120 days
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil requirement: Well drained and rich
Sowing and cultivation: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow seed in a propagator from March in warmth. Keep small plants in a sunny, frost-free environment until they can be planted in the greenhouse from late April or outdoors in late May.