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Roma Tomatoes

Meaty and Nearly Seedless

  • Heirloom variety produces high yields
  • Meaty, nearly seedless pear-shaped fruits
  • Tops for canning and sauces
  • Also good for salsa and dehydrating
  • Determinate variety
Heirloom variety produces high yields of pear-shaped red fruits with thick walls, meaty textures and few seeds. Roma tomatoes, sometimes called plum tomatoes or Italian tomatoes, are a favorite for cooking into sauce and canning. Because they contain less moisture than many other varieties, Roma tomatoes are also a top choice for chopping into salsas and dehydrating for sun-dried tomatoes. A determinate, Roma plants produce tomatoes that ripen at about the same time. For the best flavor, allow your Roma tomatoes to ripen on the vine. Disease resistance: VF. Approx. 75 DAYS.
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For each offer ordered, get 1 pkt of approx. 150 seeds

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  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Roma'
  • Height: 3 - 4 feet. Determinate.
  • Spacing: 24-36 inches between plants, 3 - 5 feet between rows.
  • Depth: Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. When transplanting, set the plant deep, up to the first true leaves, by digging a deep hole or trench. The stem will develop roots along its length.
  • Spread: 24-36 inches.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer
  • Fruit: Red, block-like, pear-shaped fruits with thick, meaty flesh. Few seeds.
  • Days To Maturity: 75 days from transplant
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Germination: 8 - 10 days.
  • Form: Vine, Determinate
  • Flower Form: Yellow star-shaped flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, deep, well-drained soil. pH 5.5 - 6.8
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate. Will grow to full maturity and produce fruit in one growing season.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 150 seeds per packet.
  • Pruning: Determinate tomatoes need no pruning.
  • Size: 3 inches long x 1.5 inches wide. 2 oz. fruits.
  • Comments: A dependable mid-season producer. Disease resistant: V, F1, ASC. Open Pollinated, heirloom variety.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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