Black Plum Heirloom Tomato Seed

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Black Plum Heirloom Tomato Seed

A brownish/red, rich flavored and very productive plum tomato on a disease resistant plant...

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 100 seeds$5.95

Season: Jan-Jan 

 30 & seeds$2.75

Season: Jan-Jan 

from: Lazy Ox Farm

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(Solanum lycopersicum)

72 days. Open polinated Heirloom. Indeterm. Rich flavor that makes a most excellent salsa or canned tomato. Also terrific for snacking and salads. The plants are large and healthy and very disease resistant. Loads of brown/red plum tomatoes grow in long trusses and hold well on the vine. They are very crack resistant and blemish free. A very reliable producer.

Germinated at 94%.

Details:

Lifecycle:1    (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)
Heirloom:yes
Container Planting:no

Cultural Requirements:

Soil:Adaptable. Tomatoes need phosphorous, potasium and calcium more than nitrogen. Bonemeal is the perfect fertilizer. Too much nitrogen causes excessive plant growth and fewer, later fruits.
Propagation / Germination:Start indoors 5 to 6 weeks before last frost. Keep soil lightly moist, not wet. Room temperature (60 to 85 degrees) is fine, but do best at 77 degrees.
Sun:Full sun.
Water:Water weekly if necessary. Tomayoes appreciate a deep mulch, but wait until soil has warmed and plants are growing rapidly.

We are now closed for the 2014 season. Thank you to all of our wonderful customers! We will be back in January, 2015.



We produce all of our own seed, unlike most seed sellers. We never purchase bulk seeds and repackage them. You can be sure that you are getting top quality, healthy, and vigorous seeds from us, and that they were produced by us on our small farm in healthy soil.

We are licensed by the State of Missouri Department of Agriculture to sell plants (license #1931) and seed (license #149045) produced by us. We exceed the Federal minimum germination standards and post our germination test results with each variety


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