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Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Yellow Perfection tomato’

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Features

  • Height0.3m to 2m
  • Growth HabitIrregular bushy
  • Flower ColourYellow
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Lycopersicon esculentum ‘Yellow Perfection tomato’ (Tomato). This variety has uniform, round, pale yellow fruits, it can be grown indoors or outdoors and the flavour is very good.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Vegetable or Fruit

Origin

Americas, Spain

Interest and use

Culinary

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • Soil pH5.5 to 7.0
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

They will require a long, warm growing season. You will need to plant in fertile, well-drained soil. Cordon varieties will need staking. Harvesting may start in mid-summer and end in early autumn, depending on whether they are grown outside, or in protected environments.

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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