Tomato 'Martino's Roma'
Martino's Roma is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Martino's Roma'. 'Martino's Roma' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
2-3oz roma-type tomatoes on a rugose-leafed plant. Mild-flavoured meaty paste tomato, great for sauces, salsa, and paste. Resistant to blossom end rot and early blight.12 This variety has a tendency to fall right off the vine when ripe. Similar to Heidi, Wuhib, and Tadesse.2 Very productive.
From SSE’s seed packet “Italian heirloom. Mild-flavored meaty productive paste tomato. Very heavy set of 2-3 oz fruits perfectly suited for making sauce, salsa or paste. Reliable variety for either home or market gardeners. Indeterminate, 70-75 days from transplant.”Martino's Roma grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Martino's Roma is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet). Expect blooming to occur in early summer.
Italy is believed to be where Martino's Roma originates from.
Typically, Martino's Roma Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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How to grow Tomato 'Martino's Roma'
Growing Martino's Roma from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Martino's Roma about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Martino's Roma
Transplant out when around 15cm (6 inches) high.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Martino's Roma is a tender plant.
Harvesting Martino's Roma
Tomato 'Martino's Roma' information
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11 May 2011
5+ Does very well here. Seems to have better disease resistance than most I’ve grown here. it’s still growing and producing in late autumn. A heavy producer of roma type tomatoes. Will definitely grow again
From SSE seed packet
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