Solanum Lycopersicum

50 SEEDS

Black Russian Tomato

Arguably the most well known black tomato this inderterminate (vine) variety produces medium sized charcoal/red fruit.

Staking will be required and avoid watering leaves directly to prevent disease. For best results grow seedlings in punnets or trays and plant out after last frost.

$3.60

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Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

50

Sow

Direct or Punnets

Depth

5mm

Plant Spacing

50cm

Row Spacing

70cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

150-200cm

Harvest

90 Days

Cool Climate

Sow in Sep-Dec

Temperate Climate

Sow in Aug-Dec

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Aug-Dec

Tropical Climate

Sow in Apr-Jul

Health & Culinary

Well balanced, sweet and acidic flesh that looks great in salads or in sandwiches.

Excellent source of antioxidant lycopene as well as vitamins A and C.