This prolific plum type tomato produces a bountiful crop of 6 oz., sweet red fruits with a meaty texture. Perfect in salads or for making sauce and paste. This variety has 50% more Lycopene than any other tomato. Lycopene is an antioxidant that is proving helpful in preventing cancer and other diseases.
Tomato Health Kick
Days to Maturity: 75
Transplant outdoors after ALL danger of frost has passed.
Spacing: Plant in rows, spacing plants 24" apart
Exposure: Full sun; with good air circulation
Fertilize: Feed regularly throughout the growing season with a well balanced fertilizer (one specifically formulated for tomatoes is best); avoid excessive nitrogen
Water: Provide even moisture; Excessive watering can increase fruit size but decrease flavour; Uneven/deficient watering can lead to calcium deficiency causing blossom end rot (a brownish-black, sunken dead area that forms on the bottom of the fruit, rendering it unedible).