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Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Sweet Chelsea tomato’

Tomato

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Features

  • Height0.3m to 2m
  • Growth HabitSemi-trailing
  • Flower ColourYellow
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Sweet Chelsea tomato’ (Tomato). This variety should be grown outdoors.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Vegetable or Fruit

Origin

Americas, Spain

Interest and use

Culinary

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHalf hardy (min 0°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will needs staking.

Propagation

Sow seeds from as early as mid-winter in a heated propagator, to early spring, under glass.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Greenfly, whitefly, red spider mite, mosaic virus and bacterial wilt.

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