Little Veggie Patch Co TOMATO 'YELLOW PEAR' HEIRLOOM SEEDS
As the name suggested, this cherry variety produces yellow, pear shaped fruit that are sweet and juicy. Originating in Europe in the 18th century, this is a heavy yielding, heirloom staple for the home gardener.
Makes the perfect gift for tomato lovers and tomato growers!
When to plant yellow pear tomato plants in Australia
Zone 1: October–December
Zone 2: August–December
Zone 3: August–January
Zone 4: April–July
Tomatoes are very nitrogen- hungry, so prepare the soil by integrating nitrogen-rich pea or broad bean plants into your soil as a green manure. Alternatively, mix compost and chook manure through your patch a fortnight prior to planting.
Soil pH Level 5.5–7.5
How to plant
Propagate in seed trays. Tomatoes are suitable larger pots, but prefer an in-ground veggie patch. It’s recommended to pinch out the first side shoots to encourage plant growth.
Choose a sunny, well-drained spot in your patch, preferably a place you haven’t grown tomatoes in the previous season.
Spacing 40–60 cm
Depth 0.5cm - 1cm
No.of seeds: 50
**Shipping - Not to Western Australia**
Little Veggie Patch Co TOMATO 'YELLOW PEAR' HEIRLOOM SEEDS would make a great gift for a green thumb.