This planting has been archived (Died).
Sown from my Tomato 'Italian Roma' Seeds.
Latest Milestone Dying
Look to ensure a distance 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - cover at a depth of at least 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep if you are going to sow this directly in the garden.
Tomato 'Italian Roma' normally grows to a mature height of 1.20 metres (that's 3.90 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Tomato 'Italian Roma'.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Tomato 'Italian Roma'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.
Tomato 'Italian Roma' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 5.0 and 6.0 meaning it does best in acidic soil.
More information about Tomato 'Italian Roma' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Tomato 'Italian Roma' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
blight has killed this tomato. I’ve removed it from the garden and thrown it out.
Blight has got this one. Not sure whether to salvage the semi-ripe tomatoes or not.
Treating day 117
I applied Serenade to see if I can stall the blight which is appearing on lower leaves.
Setting Fruit day 101
3 tomatoes on
Flowering day 88
Treating day 74
Sprayed with Captain Jack’s Deadbug (spinosad) for fleabeetles
Damaged day 70
Hail damage – lost 2 branches
Damaged day 64
The 90 Degree heat and the wind today broke over this tomato. There was a weak spot on the stem near the ground from damping off fungus.
Planting Out day 45
Dividing day 44
Divided to Tomato ‘Italian Roma’
Hardening Off day 33
Potting Up day 18
Moved 2 plants from starter tray into 3" pots
Potting Up day 14
Moved 4 plants from starting tray to 3" pots.
Showing True Leaves day 13
Sprouting day 6
Sown day 0