Tomato 'Bush goliath'
'Bush goliath' is a Tomato variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum lycopersicum. 'Bush goliath' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
Produces thick skinned, 4" diameter red tomatoes on a regular-leafed plant. VFN disease resistance, excellent for small gardens because of its bushy (dwarf) growth habit.Bush goliath grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Bush goliath is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Bush goliath originates from.
Bush goliath 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 'Bush goliath'
Growing Bush goliath from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Bush goliath about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Bush goliath
Transplant out when around 15cm (6 inches) high.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Bush goliath is a tender plant.
Harvesting Bush goliath
Tomato 'Bush goliath' information
How long does Bush goliath take to grow?
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F1 hybrid variety, indeterminate with bush (dwarf) habit
Goliath bush, Goliath, Goliath Hybrid
Goliath Hybrid (bush)
05 Jul 2011
Not enough late blight resistance. Thin skinned fruit- must protect from fruitfly via nylons, or they get maggoty and rot :(
Harvested while still green, 4 frying use, rather than risk more rot.
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