Tomato 'Tommy toe'
Tommy toe is a popular variety of Tomato, which belongs to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Tommy toe'). 'Tommy toe' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
An annual, so it will last but a year in its native climate. Tommy toe is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Extremely vigorous plant yields hundreds of 1" apricot-sized red fruits, produces over an extended season. Superb flavour. Won an Australian taste test with 100 other varieties. Does not produce well in really hot regions (flowers will drop before setting fruit). Regular leaf.
Australia is believed to be where Tommy toe originates from.
Tommy toe Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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How to grow Tomato 'Tommy toe'
Growing Tommy toe from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Tommy toe about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Tommy toe
Transplant out when around 15cm (6 inches) high.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Tommy toe is a tender plant.
Harvesting Tommy toe
Tomato 'Tommy toe' information
How long does Tommy toe take to grow?
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An Australian heirloom tomato. Some seed companies report this incorrectly as being from the Ozark’s of the U.S.A.
Tommy toe red
Popular varieties of Tomato
- Cherokee Purple
- Yellow Pear
- Black Krim
- Early girl
- Supersweet 100
- Green Zebra
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