Plant Information

Gladiator Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Paste

Blooming Season: Late Spring, Summer

Plant Habit: Columnar

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Height: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Beautiful paste tomato plant resists Blossom End Rot with its strong root system.
Shown to resist calcium deficiency from Pennsylvania to California.
Excellent for slicing and making sauce.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

Days to harvest: 72
Fruit size: 8 oz. (227 g)
Growth: Indeterminate
Disease resistance: Blossom End Rot

Beautiful, 8-oz. (227-g) paste tomato resists the number one complaint about paste tomatoes – Blossom End Rot. As they say, “the secret is in the roots.” A strong root system helps this plant resist damage from Blossom End Rot. Shown to resist calcium deficiency from Pennsylvania to California. Fruits set in abundance on this indeterminate plant that’s excellent for slicing and making sauce.