Tomato - Lime Green (Green Elf)
Tomato – Lime Green (Green Elf)
TOMATO: LIME GREEN (GREEN ELF)
PLANT SIZE: BUSH
FRUIT SIZE: MEDIUM
COLOUR: GREEN YELLOW
CULINARY APPLICATIONS: SALADS, SALSAS, & PRESERVES
American heirloom 1983 – Tom Wagner bred.
Great for salads, salsa and preserves.
Blushing green yellow, this dwarfing variety has a distinct tangy, spicy tartness.
Produces prolifically and, suit pot and garden growing.
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 1m apart.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 20 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN