Better Boy

Photo: Better Boy.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche, County Agricultural Agent

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Tomato Type: Garden

Breed: Hybrid

Origin: USA

Season: Mid

Leaf Type: Normal

Plant Type: Indeterminate

Plant Height: 5 ft.

Fruit Size: 16 oz.

Fruit Shape: Flattened Globe

Skin Color: Red

Flesh Color: Red

Usage: Fresh

Availability: Commercial

Disease Resistance: Verticillium Wilt, Fusarium Wilt Race 1, Nematodes

Comments: Similar to 'Big Boy' with additional disease resistance

Note: Comments followed by "?" are from seed catalog descriptions. You decide if you agree.

This variety was included in the following tomato trial(s):


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences