Tomato- Big Pear

Solanum lycopersicum


Standard seed packet, 50 seeds

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Tomato- Big Pear

Solanum lycopersicum

Synonyms: Lycopersicon esculentum


  • Climbing (indeterminate)
  • Large Pear shaped fruits
  • Great for sauce and paste


Indeterminate variety producing large meaty pear shaped red tomatoes. This is a well known Italian heirloom variety that is popular for using for sauce and tomato paste as it has a rich flavour and a thick meaty flesh with very few seeds and low water content. 


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 5mm
When: Spring and early summer (or after frost)
Germination: 5-10 days @ 21-27°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing: 80cm
Plant Spacing: 70cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 90 days
*Notes: Plants may need staking. 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: D6-17)
Seeds per gram: 375 seeds


SKU D6-17
Shipping Weight 0.0006kg
Botanical name: Solanum lycopersicum
Botanical synonyms: Lycopersicon esculentum
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 50 seeds
Seeds per gram: 375

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