Week 21 – May 23, 2019

Plant Information

Little Napoli Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Paste, Roma

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Great for cooking!
Because this is a determinate plant, a large number of fruit ripen at the same time.
Best grown in a container.

Grower Information:

  • One of the only patio Romas, with disease resistance for better garden success.
  • High yields for such a small plant – harvest enough at one time for a batch of salsa or sauce.
  • Best in containers.

Little Collection = Big Success!
Our Little Collection features compact determinate tomato plants with a tidy habit and healthy green foliage that looks good in the store and on the patio. At less than 2 ft./61 cm tall, this tasty trio flourishes in mid-size containers, stays a manageable size and produces lots of tomatoes at the peak of Summer.

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 8 weeks

Days to maturity from transplant: 60-65
Fruit characteristics: Red, 2-2.5 oz./55-70 g
Growth: Compact Determinate
Disease resistance: High Resistance: Fusarium Race 1, Verticillium