Tomato- Mortgage Lifter
Synonyms: Lycopersicon esculentum
- 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)|
|Germination:||5-10 days @ 21-27°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||85 days|
(Product number: F2-13)
Seeds per gram: 400 seeds
|Botanical name:||Solanum lycopersicum|
|Botanical synonyms:||Lycopersicon esculentum|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||50 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||400|
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