Open Pollinagted 80 days. Heirloom Indeterminate.
Large, 1 pound plus beefsteak tomato with mouth watering, sweet tomato taste. Dr. Dester brought seed with him from Germany when he settled in Indiana where he gave some seed to an Amish woman who shared with a neighboring farmer when she moved to Missouri. Large statured plants producing an abundance of pinkish red sandwich size tomatoes. Does best when staked or caged. Ripens over a long period of time until frost.