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Purple Calabash Heirloom Tomato organic

€3,00 EUR

Purple calabash is a Heirloom tomato, indeterminate type and late tomato variety. The regular leaf plant produces superb small to medium flattened, ribbed shape fruits that have a dark purple to violet color and weigh from 50 to 150 g. Very unique and intense flavor, almost tasting like wine with a citrus finish. Cycle of 85 days. The Purple Calabash tomato flesh is dense and sweet with a very fragrant flavor. It tends to become soft when ripe.


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. Plant with 61-91 cm spacing between plants.