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Tomato 'Bisignano 2'

Solanum lycopersicum

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'Bisignano 2' is a Tomato variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum lycopersicum. 'Bisignano 2' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar.

Plant produces red plum-shaped fruit, about 3" in length and 2" in diameter. Non acidic flavour, good for fresh eating as well as pastes and canning. Regular leaf, wispy foliage.

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. Bisignano 2 is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).

Italy is believed to be where Bisignano 2 originates from.

Bisignano 2 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.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Bisignano 2 have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Bisignano 2

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Bisignano 2 is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Bisignano 2 are Zone 3 and Zone 14. Ideally plant in loamy soil and try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.5 and 7.5 as Bisignano 2 likes to be in weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Bisignano 2 from seed

Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Aim to sow 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 0.78 inches (2.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Bisignano 2 about 42 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Bisignano 2

Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Bisignano 2 is a tender plant.

Harvesting Bisignano 2

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by mid summer.

Tomato Bisignano 2 Etymology

Named after a Mr Bisignano who was a Victory Garden contest finalist in 1984.

Bisignano 2 folklore & trivia

Originally from Italy.

Other Names for Tomato 'Bisignano 2'

Bisignano #2

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