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SKU Code: V 521
Characteristics: Annual fruiting vine
Seed per packet: Approx. 25
Seed per gram: Approx. 400
This large, smooth, beefsteak variety of tomato with very meaty fruits with few seeds with a delicious, rich, sweet flavour and low in acidity.
An heirloom variety of tomato developed in the 1930's by a gardener who crossed his four biggest varieties for 6 years and selected the best one which he named "Mortgage Lifter".
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.
Tropical: All 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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