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Small golden yellow-orange tomatoes with the sweetest flavour of any I know. Very prolific. We do a second sowing of this for planting inside.

If kept frost free, and the tips not pinched out, 'Sungold' crops until November. Its smaller fruit will ripen even when light levels are low.

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Genus Solanum
Group/Species lycopersicum
Variety Sungold
Type Edible Crop
Common Name Cherry Tomato
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 November.
Cooking Notes Delicious eaten raw, roasted or cooked in Mediterranean dishes.
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Tomato 'Sungold' reviews

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Reviewed 21st April 2020 by Jane

all the seeds have germinated.

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Reviewed 11th March 2020 by Kristina

please refer to my customer experience

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Sheila

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Debra

Excellent plants, now producing lots of tomatoes

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Janet

Sungold has grown into a good healthy plant and the tomatoes are really sweet and juicy.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Maralyn

Good flavour but not very prolific