Solar Fire Tomato
No, it's not a hot tomato, but if you need a tomato that can set fruit in summer's heat, try Solar Fire.

Solar Fire Tomato

  • Light: Full sun
  • Fruit size: 8 to 10 oz
  • Matures: 75 days
  • Plant spacing: 24 to 36 inches apart
  • Plant size: 4 to 5 feet tall
  • Plant type: determinate

No, it’s not a hot tomato, but if you need a tomato that can set fruit in summer’s heat, try Solar Fire. Known for bearing heavy loads of medium-sized red tomatoes, Solar Fire can be planted in spring or at midseason to extend the harvest into fall. Resistant to fusarium races 1, 2, and 3, as well as gray-leaf spot, it has what is needed to get through the dog days. If the season is rainy, Solar Fire resists cracking to assure a good harvest. You’€™ll see this variety on our shelves a little later in the planting season as heat becomes an issue with tomatoes.

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Solar Fire Tomato is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 21.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful tomato! I grew this tomato for the first time this year, 2017. I was so impressed by the quality, quantity, and lack of cracking on the fruit. I grew three different types and this was the only crack resistant tomato of the group. The flavor was great too. I will plant this one again next year
Date published: 2017-08-15
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Did not do well in Texas heat low production and is getting trashed by the Texas heat tomatoes taste great
Date published: 2017-06-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 1st Year, nicely surprised. We have this in the garden, plant has fruit all over it, doing nicely in it's container.
Date published: 2017-05-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Tomato Variety I Ever Grew Every year now for YEARS I have grown tomato's in my backyard, planting about 20-24 plants every season. I tried these last year, with spectacular results! After all my years of growing i said to myself "Why grow ANY other variety?" But I will boost up my count this year to 6 plants, along with a few Celebriies, some early girls, and some Sun Sugars!
Date published: 2017-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I had 600 tomatos from 8 plants I am not exaggerating. At one point the vines were approximately 9 feet long. They had completely doubled over my tomato cages. I grew them in Jefferson County TX about 2012. I used a raised bed with plenty of morning and midday sun with afternoon shade. I watered them only in the mornings right before dawn. I had incorporated compost in to the bed, so I only fertilized about once every 4 to 6 weeks. If these plants are treated right and the pests are controlled, there is no reason for not having a high yield.
Date published: 2017-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stood up to the Arizona Heat! Last summer I had many pounds of tomatoes of one of these plants. It easily withstood temperatures of 115 degrees. I have never had such amazing tomatoes!
Date published: 2017-02-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best tomato ever!: I just loved them! Excellent for our hot weather! Looking to buy seeds because I could find any locally last year!!
Date published: 2016-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from its my 1st year growing tomatos . : i grew 5 types of tomato this year. 1st year growing them. love them not a lot of care needed and i let them spread out like most ppl . stake when tomatos almost hit ground. have 16 on 2.5 foot tall plant most at harvest has been 6 to 8 oz. i plan on cloning 5 more next year.
Date published: 2016-03-12
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