Tomato San Marzano Organic Seed Packet - Ferry-Morse

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The San Marzano Tomato is a heavy yielding tomato variety used for preserves, solid-pack canning, tomato paste, and tomato puree. 

These tomatoes grow on an indeterminate plant and have very little juice. A lovely mild flavor, mature tomatoes measure roughly 3.5" long and 1.5" thick. Harvest around this size.

  • Flavor: Mild, with little juice.
  • Preparation Ideas: Perfect for tomato paste or sauce.
  • Plant Type: Vegetable
  • Fill Weight (grams): 0.25
  • Grows Best In: Full Sun
  • Days to Germination: 7-10 Days
  • Days to Maturity: 85-90 Days
  • Growth Type: Semi-determinate
  • Planting Depth: .25"
  • Seed Spacing: Sow Organic San Marzano Tomato seeds roughly 2' apart in rows, keeping rows approximately 3' apart.
  • Disease Resistance: Crack

Instructions: Start Organic San Marzano Tomato seeds indoors in a sunny location 6 weeks prior to warm weather. Transplant outdoors in full sun when seedlings display 4-6 leaves and the weather is warm. Seeds can be sown directly into the garden when soil is warm. Tomatoes cannot tolerate frost.

Suggestions: To keep tomatoes clean and easier to pick, support with stakes or cages. Tomatoes require at least an inch of water per week.