Monthly Archives: November 2017

Tomato Tumbling Tom Red

Small red cherry heritage tomato on determinate plants. Description Tumbling Tom Red is a Red cherry tomato “just perfect” for container growing a partner to Tumbling Tom Yellow. The early/mid-ripening, determinate, regular leafed, plant is ideal for hanging baskets and … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Tumbling Tom Yellow

Small yellow cherry heritage tomato on determinate plants. Description Tumbling Tom Yellow is a yellow cherry tomato “just perfect” for container growing. The early/mid-ripening, determinate, regular leafed, plant is ideal for hanging baskets and containers. It has lots of small … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato True Black Brandywine

Black beefsteak heritage tomato on potato leafed indeterminate plants. Description There’s a little debate about this cultivar. Said to originate from a breeder in the late 1920’s, it pre-dates Black Brandywine and is a potato leafed variety (Black Brandywine is … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Transparent

Yellow large cherry open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description One of many yellow, round tomatoes (very similar to Oleron Yellow, Snow White, etc.). However, the skin doesn’t add colour to the tomato being almost completely transparent (hence the name … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Tiny Tim

Red Cherry heritage tomato on compact indeterminate plants. Description Tiny Tim produces masses of small tomatoes with excellent flavour. The early ripening, compact indeterminate, regular-leafed, round, plant with a compact habit is ideal for growing in pots on the window … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Tigerella

Medium sized red/yellow striped open pollinated/heritage tomato on indeterminate plants. Description Tigerella is a sweet flavoured, mid-sized (2 – 4oz) red and yellow striped tomato. Well established, it has nonetheless kept its place in our greenhouses because of its excellent … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Tim’s Black Ruffles

Large purple/black beefsteak open pollinated tomato on indeterminate plants. Description Tim’s Black Ruffles is a large purple/black beefsteak tomato, a cross between Black Krim and Zapotek Pink Pleated. The large indeterminate, regular leafed plants are moderate producers of the 8-10oz … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Thai Pink Egg

Small grape shaped cherry open pollinated tomato on compact indeterminate plants. Description Thai Pink Egg is a small pink/red grape tomato originally from Thailand where it is very popular. There is some confusion as to whether this is a determinate … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Tamina

Tamina is the European name for what is known in the US as Matina, an originally German Heritage variety. Medium sized red heritage tomato on an indeterminate plant. Description Matina is a mid-sized, red, meaty tomato. The indeterminate, potato-leafed, plants … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomato Sweet Pea Currant

Pea sized red cherry tomato on determinate plants. Description Sweet Pea Currant produces hundreds of pea sized sweet tomatoes. The early ripening, indeterminate, fine regular-leafed plant can be grown as a cordon, its untidy habit means that we recommend that … Continue reading

Posted in Greenhouse, Tomato Cultivars, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment