Heirloom - A large growing tomato with great taste. The Brandywine tomato is considered one of the best tasting tomatoes available. Easy to care for prolific plants provide more fruit longer. Flavorful but not acidic, it is a large-lobed, beefsteak-shaped tomato with a thin, pinkish-red skin. Very vigorous. Best if staked, caged, or trellised. Perfect for slicing.