Tomato Tiny Tom CONTAINER GARDEN

Overview

Botanical Name: Solanum lycopersicum

This is the perfect tomato to grow on a balcony or small garden as it has been specially bred to grow in small pots. This variety doesn’t require staking; it only grows to 40cm (16”) high. This heavy cropper produces sweet and delicious bite-sized fruits. Excellent source of Vitamin C, A and E, potassium, fibre and antioxidants.

Little space - no problem: Specially selected to grow in containers or small garden spaces. Good crops of tasty, nutritious vegetables can be harvested from your patio, balcony or courtyard.

We hope you enjoy these tomato seeds, just another great example of vegetables seeds from Mr Fothergill's!

How To Grow

Sow 5mm (1/4”) deep in pots or trays of seed raising mix. When 10-15cm (4-6”) high transplant to pots in a warm, sunny spot. Space plants 30cm (12”) apart each way. Or one plant per pot. Water daily, and when the first truss has set, feed regularly. Pinch out the side shoots as they appear. Can also be sown direct in final position, particularly for pots. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.

When To Plant

South Island: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Harvest

14-16 weeks