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Tomato 'Uluru Ochre'     

Solanum lycopersicum

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Uluru Ochre is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Uluru Ochre'. 'Uluru Ochre' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Yellow. The mature flowers are of a Single form. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours:   Persian orange and   Rich black. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as   Ao green colour.

Dwarf, regular rugose leaf plant from the Dwarf Tomato Project released in 2014. 1 Early prolific production, orange flesh with green overtones. Fruit averages 6-12 ounces each. Seeds grow true, but flavor is still variable from season to season. Only seed save from the tastiest tomatoes! Indeterminate. 65 days.

This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual/Perennial, which is defined as a plant that can matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of one year or more. Uluru Ochre normally grows with a vine-like habit.

Australia is believed to be where Uluru Ochre originates from.

Typically, Uluru Ochre 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.

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

How to grow Uluru Ochre

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Uluru Ochre 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 Uluru Ochre from seed

Start indoors six weeks before last frost date.

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

Transplanting Uluru Ochre

Transplant at 6-inches tall. Plant to first set of leaves to promote strong root growth.

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

Harvesting Uluru Ochre

Tomato Uluru Ochre Etymology

Named by Patrina Nuske (Australia) after Uluru Rock in Australia for the primary colours of the fruit.

Uluru Ochre folklore & trivia

A cross between [Orange Heirloom] x [Rosella Purple], and part of the Dwarf Tomato Project 1

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