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Tomato: Indigo Pear Drops

Regular price £0.59 GBP
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Approximately 8 Seeds

Between 600 and 1,000 fruits per plant under ideal growing conditions!

The Indigo Pear Drops tomato is a pretty cocktail tomato with small, pear-shaped fruits that ripen from purple to yellow-orange. The more sun they get, the stronger becomes the purple part up to almost black. The purple colour is caused by anthocyanins, a very healthy secondary plant substance. Due to their beautiful play of colours, the small tomatoes are particularly suitable for colourful salads. They also have a very good, mild-sweet tomato taste.

  • Sow in spring 1/16 inch deep.  Germination takes around 6-14 days at 65-75F.
  • Transplant the seedlings when large enough to handle into 3 inch pots.  Grow on under cooler conditions and when about 8 inches tall, either plant in their growing position in the greenhouse or gradually acclimatise them to outdoor conditions and plant out 18 inches apart in a warm and sunny spot in moist, fertile well drained soil and keep watered