If gardening is art then ‘Pierce’s Pride’ may be one of the masterworks of this art. Big 8+ ounce fruit has a smooth, flattened globular shape and an unforgettable black-red hue that is a stunner. The question is: Are they too pretty to eat?? One taste will tell you that, while great to look at, the tomato from this heirloom selection is so rich and so tasty that only admiring its appearance would be a woeful waste of flavor. And don’t regret a single bite of this beauty because ‘Pierce’s Pride’ is a prodigious producer of these tasty tomatoes raising the dilemma, should you hoard them all for yourself or share them with friends? It’s a tasty dilemma only you can decide! 85 days maturity from transplant.