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TOMATO Indigo Ruby

Lycopersicon esculentum
Boutique Tomato

NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V -624


Family: Solanaceae
Subfaimly: Solanoideae

Characteristics: Annual fruiting vine

Seed per packet: Approx 25


A unique variety of boutique tomato that is hard to find that produces clusters of 4 to 6 Indgo Ruby coloured tomatoes somewhere in size between a cherry and a plum tomato with a sweet flavor and pleasant aroma. Intense indigo anthocyanin pigmentation covers the tops of the fruit.

The fruit of this variety contain high level of anthocyanin, a naturally occurring antioxidant found in blueberries.
Harvest when the colours have deepened and the fruit is soft.

Perfect for salads and snacks. Excellent choice for home gardens.

Grow notes:

Adaptable to most soils but produces the best fruit in a deep free-draining soil with consistent moisture in a sunny position. Protect from strong winds, support with stakes when required.

TropicalAll Year Round
Temperate: Late Winter to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Spring

Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 75-100cm
Row Space: 50-60cm
Germination: 10-14 days
Maturity: 10-12 weeks

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