Half hardy Annual
Description – Bush (Determinate). The Tumbling Tomato! Ideal for growing in baskets, containers and window boxes. Tomato Gartenperle produces a heavy crop of delicious ‘rosy red’ cherry sized fruits that will tumble over the sides from early in the season and continue throughout the summer. Gartenperle is easy to grow, naturally trailing, needs no stopping or sideshooting.
Sowing – Sow seeds indoors: January to March. Sow seeds outdoors: March to April, thinly on the surface of a good free draining, damp seed compost. Lightly cover the seeds with vermiculite 6mm (¼ inch) deep. Place in a propagator at 18-20C (64-68F) until germination, usually 7-14 days.
Growing – Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3 inch) pots. Plant in final situation when 2cm (8 inch) high, 45cm (18 inch) apart. For indoor crops Plant finally into growbags, pots or baskets in the greenhouse.
Aftercare – No support or sideshooting required. Harvest July to October.
Harvest – June to September