(75 days) Open – pollinated. Ind. Considered synonymous with Dixie Golden Giant. Though reputed to be over 150 years old, Goldie was introduced commercially in 1977 by Gleckler’s Seedsmen. Delivers rich flavor with an extraordinary velvety texture. Deep orange beefsteak fruits, frequently bi – lobed, average 16 ““ 20 oz. , “Don’t harvest it until it has a distinct rosy blush” (on the bottom). Very productive. Will catface under cold or excessively wet conditions.