Tomato- Mortgage Lifter
- Climbing (indeterminate)
- Produces massive fruit that grow up to 2kg
Climbing (indeterminate). Heirloom variety first introduced in 1922. Plants produce very large red/pink beefsteak fruit that have been known to grow up to 2kg but are more common around 500g. Excellent flavour; rich and sweet. Plants are very productive producing up to 16kg of fruit each. The plant got it's name after a gardener payed of his mortgage over 6 years by selling plants for $1.00 each.
How to sow and grow:
|Method:||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|When:||Spring and early summer (or after frost)|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/flowering:||85 days|
|Care:||Plants need staking. Prune plants to two main stems. Keep well watered. Pick when mature to encourage more fruit. To reduce the risk of disease do not water overhead. Rotate crops: do not plant in the same position two years in a row.|
(Product number: F2-13)
Seeds per gram: 400 seeds
|Botanical name:||Lycopersicon esculentum|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||50 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||400|
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