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Tomato 'Mountain Magic' F1 HybridSolanum lycopersicum L.

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Half-Hardy Annual
What is Half-Hardy Annual?
A plant that completes its entire life cycle (growth, reproduction, death) in one season.
Can be grown outdoors but requires winter protection from frosts and temperatures below 0C.

Rich flavour with modern FR hybrid disease resistance

Blight-free tomato growing

Truly all-purpose

3 tomato Postiplug plants £7.99 Out of Stock
6 tomato Postiplug plantsSave £5.99 £15.98 £9.99 Out of Stock
Description How to Grow Delivery
Mountain Magic F1 is a top-performing cordon-trained tomato variety that is ideal for sunny vegetable patches and allotments, as well as growing in bags and containers on patios, decking, balconies etc. It has a rich, heritage type flavour, as well as modern F1 hybrid disease resistance. Mountain Magic F1 is an all purpose tomato; eat it from the vine, use in salads and sandwiches, or for use in a hot food recipe.

Not only does it have good resistance to early blight, it carries the late blight-busting Ph-2 and Ph-3 genes, giving it full protection against all current British strains including Pink6 and Blue13, the most virulent to hit UK crops. It also has in built genetic resistance to both verticillium and fusarium wilt and cracking.

Mountain Magic F1 has a high sugar level from its grape tomato parentage. The smooth, uniform, evenly-coloured fruits, each weighing around 56g, have consistently been rated high in flavour compared to heritage varieties such as Brandywine. Height: 130cm (52"). Spread: 120cm (47")


Greenhouse, Kitchen Garden

Half-hardy

full sun

130cm (52in)

120cm (47in)

3 Tomato Postiplug Plants (KA1154)
6 Tomato Postiplug Plants (KA1155)

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Flowering Months Harvest Months

Water tomato plants frequently, to keep the compost evenly moist. Feed tomatoes regularly with a high potash plant food once the first truss of fruit has formed.

Tie the main stems to their supports and remove any sideshoots that develop between the main stem and the leaf stems. Once the plant has produced 6 or 7 trusses, pinch out the top of the main stem. This process of "sideshooting" and "stopping" will increase the availability of light and air movement around the developing fruit, and focus the plants energy on producing a good crop of high quality tomatoes. Tomatoes can be harvested as they ripen from July to October.

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