Tomato Tommy Toe HEIRLOOM

Overview

Botanical name: Solanum lycopersicum

This tomato has been regarded as the best tasting heirloom variety. With its sweet taste, masses of brilliant apricot size fruits and disease resistance it makes an almost perfect cherry tomato. This variety does require staking for the best results. Excellent source of Vitamin C, A and E, potassium, fibre and antioxidants. Cooking Tip: Perfect for school lunch boxes, salads, snacks and hot dishes.

Heirloom:  From the golden days of gardening, heirloom seeds have been saved and treasured through the generations.

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

How To Grow

Sow in seed trays or direct where they are to grow, 6mm (1/4”) deep. Prepare soil well by adding organic material and fertiliser. Keep soil moist. Water daily and when the first truss has set, feed regularly. Pinch out the side shoots as they appear. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.

When To Plant

South Island: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

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

Harvest

12-14 weeks