Tomato 'Tumbling Tom Red' (Seeds)

Solanum lycopersicum L. | Lycopersicon esculentum

Half-hardy Annual

What is Half-Hardy Annual?


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Great for planting in hanging baskets and patio planters, this is a truly trailing variety. Cherry-sized, sweet, red tomatoes are produced in their masses upon bushy cascading plants. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

Height Up to 30cm (12in)
Spread Up to 30cm (12in)

Half-hardy Annual

greenhousekitchen gardenpatio

full sun

Sowing Months Flowering Months Harvest Months

1 packet (15 seeds) (TKA54110)

  • Sow seed, 6mm (1/4in) deep in pots or trays of good, freedraining, seed compost and cover with a sprinkling of compost or vermiculite.
  • Place in a propagator or seal containers inside a polythene bag and keep at 18-21°C (65-70F) until after germination, which takes 7-10 days. Do not exclude daylight as this helps germination.
  • For indoor crops plant into hanging baskets or containers in a greenhouse or conservatory. Water regularly and feed weekly with a high potash tomato food, once the first flowers have set.
  • For planting outside acclimatise to cooler conditions for a few days, then plant out into patio planters or hanging baskets, protect from cold wind until established. Feed regularly with tomato feed and keep well watered.

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