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Dwarf Tomato Maura's Cardinal Irish grown

€3,90 EUR

A tomato gem 

Dwarf Tomato Maura's Cardinal is another variety of the Dwarf Tomato Project. Dwarf Maura's cardinal is a medium-sized (4-8 oz) red round tomato with a well-balanced, delicious flavor. The potato leaf dwarf plants reach a height of about one meter by the end of the season and are known for their prolific fruit production. This variety was created by Patrina Nuske-small crossing two other dwarf varieties, Summertime Gold and Sleeping Lady, and was selected and named by Susan Oliverson. It is considered a midseason variety. Seeds grown and seed saved in Cork, Ireland. This variety has been pledged to the Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI).

The OSSI Pledge
You have the freedom to use these OSSI- Pledged seeds in any way you choose. In return, you pledge not to restrict others’ use of these seeds or their derivatives by patents or other means, and to include this Pledge with any transfer of these seeds or their derivatives.

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Plant Life Cycle: annual

Optimal Germination Temperature: 24C-28C

Germination time in days: 7-14 days

Indicative Days to maturity: 80-120 days

Sunlight: Full Sun

Soil requirement: Well drained and rich

Sowing and cultivation: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.Sow seed in a propagator from March in warmth. Keep small plants in a sunny, frost-free environment until they can be planted in the greenhouse from late April or outdoors in late May. Leave 50 cm distance between plants.