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TOMATO – PRINCIPE BORGHESE

$2.50

  • Seeds per Pack: 20

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Tomato – Principe Borghese

20 seed – Lycopersicon esculentum

This variety has been a favorite of gardeners & farmers in Italy for many years. Heavy yields of small, plum-shaped tomatoes that can be dried right on the plant. They have a rich tomato taste that is wonderful for sauces. Determinate vines yield clusters of fruit in abundance, perfect for making specialty products. Small 60g plum-shaped fruit. The tomatoes set on clusters of 7-10 fruit that hold extremely well on the vine. Eat fresh in salad or dry for sun-dried tomatoes. They also make outstanding oven roasted tomatoes.

Sow in a good mix of soil and lightly cover – keep moist but not wet. To transplant, plant deeper, up to the 1st set of true leaves, this increases rooting & speeds maturity. keep fertilized & evenly watered.

 

Germination Time (Days) 10 – 20
Harvest Time (Days) 80 – 120
Sowing Depth (mm) 5
Plant Spacing (cm) 40 – 60
Row Spacing (cm) 50 – 70
pH 5 – 7.5
Hardy / Frost Tender Frost Tender
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings