'Tomato- Sugar Lump' seeds
Synonyms: Lycopersicon esculentum
- Climbing (indeterminate)
- One of the sweetest cherry varieties available
- Heirloom variety
Climbing (indeterminate). First introduced in Germany in 1950, this heirloom variety produces clusters of 6 - 12 smooth, deep red, 2.5cm cherry fruits. Considered to be one of the sweetest varieties available, hence its name, it makes a great snack, a flavourful addition to salads, and is also ideal for drying and preserving. Hardy and crack resistant, it is also known as ‘Benary's Gartenfreude, Hochzucht’, ‘Jung's Sugar Lump’, ‘'Gardener's Delight' and 'Delice du Jardinier'.
Seeds per gram: 750
Product code: G1-13
Best Months to Sow
Quick Sowing Guide
|Method||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|Season||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 Until Maturity||80 days|
*Notes: 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.
How To Grow
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Ratings & Reviews
Tomato- Sugar LumpGreat germination, prolific and hardy. Growing in a subtropical climate alongside 8 other varieties and this tomato (and Black Cherry) are outperforming them all. No sign of disease or slowing down after 4 weeks of picking. Sweet tomato flavour, great eating.