Tomato Moneymaker ORGANIC

Overview

Botanical Name: Solanum lycopersicum

One of the most popular tomato varieties, this tomato is an old English heirloom variety that copes surprisingly well with humidity. It is a thin skinned fruit with a solid flesh and fine flavour, and it is also an extremely heavy cropper. This variety will require staking. Excellent source of Vitamin C, A and E, potassium, fibre and antioxidants. The fruit have a low acidity when fully ripe. These seeds are produced by Organic methods.

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

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How To Grow

Sow 5mm (1/4”) deep in pots or trays of seed raising mix. Transplant to final growing position when sturdy enough to handle, spacing plants 75cm (30”) apart each way. 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 after danger of frost has passed. Prefers a warm sunny position. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.

When To Plant

South Island: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Harvest

12-14 weeks