Plant Information

Little Sicily Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Slicer Tomato

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Blooming Season: Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Harvest tons of tasty, small, red slicer tomatoes for fresh eating or to add to your favorite dish.
Plants grow less than 2 ft./61 cm tall, making this variety great for medium-sized containers, with or without a trellis.

Grower Information:

Little Collection = Big Success!
Our Little Collection features compact determinate tomato plants with a compact, 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.

Days to maturity from transplant: 60-65
Fruit characteristics: Round, red, 3-4 oz./85-113 g
Growth: Compact Determinate
Comments:
Companion to Little Bing and Little Napoli, the compact, sturdy plants produce the majority of ripened fruit over a few weeks for a large harvest. Abundant, good-tasting, small red slicer tomatoes are great eaten fresh or used in recipes. Best in containers, with or without a trellis.
Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 8 weeks

Best for: Home Garden Container

Compact variety – best-suited for home garden use.