An Heirloom tomato with a peachy look
Wapsipinicon Peach Tomato is a pale yellow with a hint of pink and slightly fruity, sweet and spicy flavours. Fruits are small and the skin is slightly fuzzy, just like a peach. Named after the wapsipinicon river in the US. Indeterminate variety that will need staking.
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 1.5 mm deep at soil temperature of 21C. Transplant the seedlings when large enough to handle when about 20 cm tall. Plant out 45 cm apart in warm and sunny spot. It is advised to grow tomatoes in a greenhouse or polytunnel.