Tomato 'Indigo Rose'

This blue-black tomato variety contains good levels of Anthocyanin and Lycopene – two key antioxidants, so is super-healthy. More
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Tomatoes are the richest source of the powerful and important antioxidant Lycopene, and this blue-black tomato variety contains good levels of Anthocyanin too, so they are super-healthy.

Genus Lycopersicon
Variety 'Indigo Rose'
Group esculentum
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Tomato
Border Position Back, Middle
Soil Type Fertile
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1.5m (4ft 11in)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover at end of Jan-March for planting out in April/May.
Care Tips Undercover or outside they need staking, 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.
Flowering June - September
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 Will fruit from July - August. Pick regularly
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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