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Tomato, Rosella

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70 days. Massive trusses of purple-mauve cherries with a smoky blush. The small cherries are a 1/2 to 1 inch across and contain very few seeds--superb for fresh eating, yet solid enough for cooking or for making a deep, rich red tomato paste. Superior balance of sweetness and acidity, with a rich, lingering aftertaste. This variety was the winner of an All America’s Select Award in 2017, and deservingly so ... it’s delish! The Rosella tomato has been championed by James Wong, a well-known ethnobotanist and nutritionally minded gardener from the U.K. Possibly the best selection of a “black” cherry for the fresh market grower.

 Place of Origin: United Kingdom
Use: Snacking, sauce, salads
Germinates In: 7-10 days
Ideal Germination Temperature: 70-90 F
Seed Depth: 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing: 24-36 inches

Collections: Catalog

Category: Bulk

Type: Tomato