Tomato 'Red Grape Sugar Plum'

Tomato 'Red Grape Sugar Plum' is a deliciously sweet plum tomato of a cherry size. Pretty with sweet and thin skins – and lovely to eat and very prolific. More
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Tomato 'Red Grape Sugar Plum' is a deliciously sweet plum tomato of a cherry size. Pretty with sweet and thin skins – and lovely to eat and very prolific.

There's almost nothing better than just-picked home grown tomatoes. They're the epitome of the summer and early autumn veg patch and greenhouses.

Genus Lycopersicon lycopersicum
Variety Red Grape Sugar Plum
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Plum Tomato
Soil Type Fertile
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing Leave 45cm (18in) between each plant. Plant them deep, sinking them to a depth of 0.5cm below the seed leaves.
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover at end of Jan-March for planting out in April/May.
Care Tips Under cover or outside they need staking, and regular watering and feeding for best results. Need trimming and support, pinch out the tops once they have set 5 or 6 trusses. While still small, you also need to pinch out the side shoots. Water regularly to prevent splitting. 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 Delicious eaten raw, roasted or cooked in Mediterranean dishes.
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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