Tomato 'Ugly Ripe'

Solanum lycopersicum

How to grow Tomato 'Ugly Ripe'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

This variety needs to be staked or caged.

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Ugly Ripe is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

Growing Ugly Ripe from seed

Start indoors six weeks before last frost date.

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

Transplanting Ugly Ripe

Plant to first leaves to promote strong root growth

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

Harvesting Ugly Ripe

Ugly Ripe Patent Information

Copyrighted name owned by Procacci Brothers in Florida, USA.

Ugly Ripe folklore & trivia

A hybrid cross between [Marmande] and two other unknown (non-patented) varieties.

Other Names for Tomato 'Ugly Ripe'