Tiger Tom

Photo: Tiger Tom.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche, County Agricultural Agent

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History: From Ben Quisenberry

Tomato Type: Heirloom

Breed: Open Pollinated

Season: Early

Leaf Type: Narrow

Plant Type: Indeterminate

Fruit Size: 3 oz.

Fruit Shape: Round

Skin Color: Bi-color

Flesh Color: Red

Taste: Acid

Usage: Fresh

Availability: Seed Exchange, Commercial

Comments: Tart acid flavor. Compact plants?

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


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