Tomato 'Stupicke Polni Rane'

Tomato 'Stupicke Polni Rane' is delicious, very long and heavy cropping type with good blight resistance. More
50 seeds 110324 £1.95 In stock
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More Details

Very long and heavy cropping type with good blight resistance and flavour.

Plant your tomatoes with Tagetes and basil to help protect against aphids.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Genus Solanum
Group/Species lycopersicum
Variety Stupicke Polni Rane
Common Name Potato leaved variety, Early field Stupice
Border Position Kitchen Garden
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.8m (6ft)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover February-March in warmth. Prick out/ pot on into small pots, allow the roots to fill that pot before planting out once frosts are over (or from late April in a greenhouse).
Care Tips Under cover or outside they need staking, regular watering and weekly feeding for best results. Water the soil, not the plant, tomato leaves and stems dislike getting wet. Pinch out the tops once they have set 5 or 6 trusses. You also need to pinch out any shoots that develop between the stem and main branches as they divert valuable energy from the developing fruits. Companion planting works well with tomatoes. Try basil underneath as a sacrificial planting – white fly is drawn to it rather than your tomatoes – or try garlic, nasturtiums or tagetes to repel aphids. Find more information on how to grow tomatoes from seed. Find more information on how to grow tomatoes from seed.
Storing Tomatoes can be kept at room temperature for 4-5 days (they will lose their flavour if kept in the fridge), and will freeze well.
Harvesting Cordons fruit over a long period. You should be picking tomatoes in July and continue harvesting from the cordons until October.
Cooking Notes These are delicious raw or cooked. This is delicious in Sarah's Andalusian soup salad recipe.
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Delivery

Plant Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 3-4 weeks for despatch. For fruit & veg bare roots/crowns, please allow up to 2 weeks for despatch.

Seeds Delivery - When in stock, please allow 2-3 days for despatch.

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Tomato 'Stupicke Polni Rane' reviews

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Reviewed 20th April 2020 by Simon

Overpriced, unhelpful and rude, I won’t be using them again.

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Reviewed 19th September 2019 by Elisabeth

100% germination rate, plants have grown strongly and produced masses of fruit, but best of all these tomatoes are super tasty. I have grown several different varieties of tomato these past few years and Stupicke has been the most reliable, trouble-free and worthwhile.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mrs Barry

Superb!

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Reviewed 9th September 2015 by Toni

I grew tomatoes from seed for the first time ever, this year. I chose the Stupicke variety and I certainly wasn't disappointed. They are the most delicious, sweet tasting tom I have had. I have just finished picking the last ones (Sept). Highly recommended.