A beefsteak tomato with an intense taste
Late Tomato of Riells is a Spanish red beefsteak tomato with hints of green, a thin skin and delicious sweet and intense taste. This plant is an indeterminate variety that will produce throughout the season. The stem will need to be supported as the tomatoes are quite heavy.
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.