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Organic Tomato, Roma

Wilt Resistant Paste Tomato

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV8195

$1.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$1.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

Description

Tomato - Roma - Lycopersicon lycopersicum

Tender Annual Determinate. Heirloom. Roma is the standard Italian canning and paste tomato. Its vigorous compact vines produce large harvests of 3" long, pear-shaped, thick-walled, solid fruit with few seeds. This variety is highly wilt resistant.

Did You Know? Research shows that protective effects of tomatoes against prostate cancer and cardiovascular disease result from the synergy of lycopene with other phytonutrients naturally present in whole tomatoes. Lycopene is highest in organically grown tomatoes.

Soil & Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.5-7.0. Soak the soil 4"-6" deep at 7-day intervals.

Planting & Growing: Sow seeds in flats 6-8 weeks before the last frost and thin to 2" apart after the first true leaves appear. Before transplanting after the last frost, harden off the plants by placing them outdoors for a few hours to start, increasing the amount of time each day until they are accustomed to a full day of sunlight.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when individual fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

Soil Temperature: 70-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Germination: 6-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 3'-5'
Days To Maturity: 68-92 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 15"-36"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Disease Resistant Variety
  • Greenhouse Compatible
  • Heirloom
  • Requires Staking
  • Requires Summer Water

Characteristics

Brand Peaceful Valley Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack
Organic Status Certified Organic Product Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Spring Approximate Harvest Time Late Summer, Early Fall
Ideal Soil Temperature 70-85°F Germination Requirements Warmth
Sun Requirements Full Sun Growth Habit Determinate
Starting Location Start Indoors & Transplant Plant Family Solanaceae (Nightshades)
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.0 Tomato Type Paste
Brand Peaceful Valley
Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Spring
Approximate Harvest Time Late Summer, Early Fall
Ideal Soil Temperature 70-85°F
Germination Requirements Warmth
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Determinate
Starting Location Start Indoors & Transplant
Plant Family Solanaceae (Nightshades)
Soil pH 5.6 - 7.0
Tomato Type Paste

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.5-7.0. Soak the soil 4"-6" deep at 7-day intervals.

Planting & Growing: Sow seeds in flats 6-8 weeks before the last frost and thin to 2" apart after the first true leaves appear. Before transplanting after the last frost, harden off the plants by placing them outdoors for a few hours to start, increasing the amount of time each day until they are accustomed to a full day of sunlight.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when individual fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

Videos & Articles

Videos

Articles

October 1, 2015 - Meredith Cherry
Water bath canning is a great way to preserve all of the tomatoes your garden has been producing.  Prepare yourself for canning day by selecting the best varieties and recipes for your year-round… read more »
February 20, 2015 - Suzanne at Peaceful Valley
There are so many varieties of tomatoes to choose from, Peaceful Valley has over 40. But how does one decide? Well there are many things to consider such as where you live. If you live in a region with… read more »
July 8, 2014 - Suzanne at Peaceful Valley
Summer is time for our beloved tomato plants to yield the beautiful fruits of our labor. Bright red, yellow, rainbow or green fruits hang on the vine between green leaves waiting for the perfect time for… read more »
May 16, 2014 - Stephanie Brown
Here’s the thing about edible gardening—deer agree with us most of the time on what’s edible. The good, and rather surprising, news is that we eat some herbs, vegetables and berries the… read more »
October 14, 2013 - Charlotte from Peaceful Valley
Wondering about companion planting with onions? Find out who belongs in Mr. Onion’s Neighborhood. Whether you’re planting onions from organic seed, as sets (bulbs), or transplants, the rules… read more »
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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs. Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H

Guarantee

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to insure the success of your crop(s).

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