Tomato- Principe Borghese

Lycopersicon esculentum


Standard seed packet, 50 seeds

$1.30
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Tomato- Principe Borghese

Lycopersicon esculentum

NOT TO NZ


  • Bush (determinate)
  • Good variety for making sun dried tomatoes
  • Small dry fruit with few seeds


Bush (determinate). Italian heirloom. Small ovate red fruit to 2.5cm with few seeds and meaty flesh that is dry in comparison to other varieties. Rich flavour. Used for producing sun dried tomatoes. In dry climates vines can be hung up to air dry. Also good for sauces. Fruits store well.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 5mm
When: Spring and early summer (or after frost)
Row Spacing: 60-70cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Plant Spacing: 50cm
Hardiness: Frost tender
Days to Maturity/flowering: 80 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: F2-15)
Seeds per gram: 320 seeds


SKU F2-15
Botanical name: Lycopersicon esculentum
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 50 seeds
Seeds per gram: 320
Photo credits:

Photo by graibeard / CC BY-SA 2.0

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