Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Riesentraube'), Riesentraube is a variety of Tomato. 'Riesentraube' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
Prolific producer of 1" round red grape-type tomatoes with a slight point on the blossom end. Fruit is borne on clusters of 20-40 tomatoes. Regular-leafed plant.This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Riesentraube is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
Germany is believed to be where Riesentraube originates from.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Riesentraube Tomato is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
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How to grow Tomato 'Riesentraube'
Growing Riesentraube from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Riesentraube about 42 days before your last frost date.
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The name literally means “giant bunch of grapes”.
An old German heirloom, it was first grown in the USA by the Pennsylvania Dutch as early as 1856.
Reisentraube red and yellow
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