Tomato Rouge de Marmande
A French heirloom variety producing clusters of deep red, slightly flattened, ribbed fruits up to 9cm across. Outstanding flavour with very few seeds on bushy plants. It will set fruit well in cooler conditions than other varieties. Good disease and pest resistance.
CAN BE USED IN:
SLICING – SALADS – COOKING – SANDWICHES
Early Spring to Summer – all year round in tropical areas.
In pots or trays of seed-raising mix in a sunny but sheltered position.
Sow seed 5mm (1/4in) deep, firm down gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear 7-14 days.
Transfer to final growing position when sturdy enough, spacing plants 50cm (20in) apart. Pinch out side shoots fertilise regularly once first trusses have set.
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