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Week 9 – February 25, 2024

Plant Information

Sunrise Sauce Tomato

  • Sunrise Sauce Tomato - Bloom
  • Sunrise Sauce Tomato - Container
Growing Information:
Culture Guidelines
Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Paste Tomato

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Heavy

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm)

Height: 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Plants produce loads of orange roma/paste tomatoes. Great for small spaces. Harvest a large number of tomatoes at one time for cooking or fresh eating.

Grower Information:

  • The only professional non-heirloom orange Roma/paste/cooking tomato on the market.
  • Yields large amounts at one time to harvest enough to make a batch of sauce or salsa.
  • Small plants are ideal for small-space gardens and large containers.
  • Easy-to-peel tomatoes are sweet and meaty, with a taste like traditional Romas.
  • Best flavour comes with cooking; can also be enjoyed fresh.
  • Best in-ground.