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Mini, very tasty tomatoes which crop heavily for a couple of months. This is a bush-type variety ideal for a large container in a sunny spot, inside or out.

Genus Solanum
Group/Species lycopersicum
Variety Microcherry
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Texas Wild Cherry
Border Position Climber, Container, Front, Ground Cover, Indoor
Soil Type Fertile
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 60cm (24in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow indoors. Sow seeds onto moist well-drained seed compost and just cover with soil. Propagate with gentle heat. Germination takes up to 2 weeks. Harden off before planting out.
Care Tips Plants are naturally trailing so should not require support. take care to avoid overwet conditions, particularly as the young plants become re-established. Grow on in a light, humid position, and maintain an initial temperature of 16–18?C (60–65?F).
Flowering May - September
Harvesting June
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Tomato 'Microcherry' reviews

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Reviewed 1st August 2019 by Janice

The plants are growing well in containers. There are lots of flowers and some tiny tomatoes are developing. I tasted a tomato recently and it was tasty and sweet. I have about 4 that I can eat at present. It is too early to report on the crop but I hope to have a few more edible tomatoes given that the growing conditions are not ideal.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Rebecca

These seeds took a while to germinate,I almost gave up, but now I have too many tomatoes!! I feel so proud of myself, loads and loads of tiny, bright red, sweet and delicious tomatoes! Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Maralyn

Thousands of tomatoes, but I’m not sure I realised how small they were!

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Reviewed 14th November 2018 by Frances

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Reviewed 25th September 2018 by Dawn

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Reviewed 19th September 2018 by Jenny

Incredibly prolific tiny berry tomatoes. Stems needed tying up to prevent flopping. Immaculate fruits, very sweet. Picking them was quite time consuming so tended to snip off whole bunches at a time. Made beautiful passata. Will probably go back to Gardeners Delight next year but these would be great for families with young children (mine's 21 and a bit past that stage).