447 Kramer Wetzel September 27, 2008 @kramerw Heirloom tomato. Related Comments on this entry are closed. Hilda September 27, 2008, 9:24 am What are heirloom tomatoes? Is that just the name or does it refer to the plant’s history? Pardon the questions. See, for most Filipinos, a tomato’s a tomato. We don’t get many varieties except in the largest supermarkets where the other varieties are imported. kramer September 27, 2008, 12:21 pm All I know is they are grown in Alamo, Texas….