Tomato- Riesentraube

Tomato- Riesentraube

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Solanum Lycopersicum | Packet

Standard Seed Packet, 50 Seeds

'Tomato- Riesentraube' seeds

Solanum lycopersicum

Synonyms: Lycopersicon esculentum

  • Climbing (indeterminate)
  • Heirloom from 1800's
  • Popular for tomato wine

Climbing (indeterminate) variety. Produces bunches of large grape-like red fruit with pointed ends. Heirloom variety dating back to 1800's from Germany. Good full bodied complex flavour not often found in cherry tomatoes. Popular variety for making tomato wine. 

Seeds per gram: 740
Product code: E6-05

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Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Spring and early summer (or after frost)
Germination 5-10 days @ 21-27°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 100cm
Plant Spacing 80cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 80 days

*Notes: Plants need staking. Keep well watered. Pick when mature to encourage more fruit. To reduce the risk of disease do not water overhead. Rotate crops: do not plant in the same position two years in a row.