Tomato - Red Currant
Cherry & Grape
Tomato – Red Currant
TOMATO: RED CURRANT
PLANT SIZE: VINE
FRUIT SIZE: CHERRY
CULINARY APPLICATIONS: FRESH
This variety is the closets living descendant of the original wild tomato from South America.
This is the itty bittiest tomato you can find, but do not let its diminutive size fool you.
It packs a tangy flavour punch and is a generous producer!
Fruits are perfect eaten fresh off the vine.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: AUG, SEP, OCT, NOV, (INSIDE) Plant out after risk of frost when soil temperature reaches 16ºC+.
Temperate: SEP-DEC Transplant or direct sow outside only when soil temperatures reach 16ºC+.
Sub – Tropical: (FROST FREE ZONES) MAR, APR, MAY, JUN, JUL, AUG, SEP,
(Can be grown year-round but risk of disease increases when sown in hotter months.)
Tropical: Late April to the beginning of July.
Well-drained rich soil.
Raise in seedling tray, sow 6mm deep and keep moist.
Remove bottom leaves when planting and plant deeply to promote strong growth.
Plant 50cm apart.
Pinch out laterals leaving 1-2 leaders.
Grow on a support.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 20 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN