Current order processing time is approx 5-6 business days. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS Economy Mail is no longer availble due to Covid19. Standard and Express mail is still available to most countries but this can change daily.  

TOMATO Reistomate

Solanum lycopersicon 

Stock: Available

$4.00

Family: Solanaceae

Subfaimly: Solanoideae

Characteristics: Annual fruiting vine

Seeds per packet: 25

 

A rare and unusual Peruvian heirloom tomato with a clusters of smaller cherry fruits stuck together. It was bred for trekking the Andes and also called "Traveller Tomato" for the ability to tear it apart a piece at time without knife. 

The vigorous plants grow up to 1.5 metres tall. The thick-skinned fruits are juicy and highly acidic.

Adaptable to most soils but produces the best fruit in a deep free-draining soil with consistent moisture in a sunny position. Protect from strong winds, support with stakes when required.

Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Late Winter to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Spring

Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 75-100cm
Row Space: 50-60cm
Germination: 10-14 days
Maturity: 10-12 weeks

Stay in touch

The latest product arrivals, inspiring garden ideas and sale alerts!