Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum
Common Name: Paste
Blooming Season: Summer, Late Spring
Plant Habit: Columnar
Characteristics: Culinary Use
Fertilize: Once a month
Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)
Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
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.
Disease Tolerance: Blossom End Rot, Calcium Deficiency (from Pennsylvania to California)Beautiful, 8-oz. (227-g) paste tomato. It is said that, "the secret is in the roots," and a strong root system helps this plant resist damage from blossom end rot, the number one complaint about paste tomatoes. Fruits set in abundance on this indeterminate plant that’s excellent for slicing and making sauces.