A tomato that will do well in cool climates
Pink Berkeley Tie Dye Tomato is a beautiful compact plant with wine coloured beefsteak tomato with green stripes by breeder Brad Gates in California. Great texture and flavour. This tomato plant is indeterminate and will produce fruits throughout the season. The plant will need support.
This variety is greatly recommended to those in cool maritime climates and those with very short or unpredictable seasons.
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 6 mm deep at a 21 C soil temperature. Transplant out after last frost. Space 60-90 cm apart. Indeterminate.