Week 18 – May 05, 2021

Plant Information

Red Velvet Edible Potted Tomato

New variety!
  • Red Velvet Edible Potted Tomato - Bloom
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Tomato

Blooming Season: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Light

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)

Height: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Red Velvet will brighten up your windowsill or patio table, and it has a tidy plant habit. Red Velvet provides bright red-colored fruit that is deliciously sweet for your recipes! You’ll enjoy handfuls of fruit over a few weeks. Add it to your monthly shopping list for the easiest, freshest tomatoes ever! 

Grower Information:

Buy. Eat. Repeat!
The NEW Kitchen Minis™ collection includes tabletop vegetable plants consumers can grow inside on a sunny windowsill or counter without a garden! They can also be grown outside on a patio table.
Easy-to-grow Kitchen Minis encourage consumers to harvest and enjoy their own homegrown vegetables, then when the plant is finished fruiting, buy a fresh plant to harvest from every few weeks!

  • Plant benefits from being grown dry. Support fruit weight by inserting sticks close to the central stem at the time of flowering.
  • Red Velvet will brighten up your windowsill or patio table, and it has a tidy plant habit. Red Velvet provides beautiful red-colored fruit that is deliciously sweet for your recipes!

Plug crop time (weeks): 2-3
Potting to sale (weeks): 10-12
Pot size: 4-6 in./10-15 cm