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Tomato Beefmaster F1 Seeds
Beefmaster tomato seeds produce extra large juicy 'beefsteak' tomatoes which can grow up to 500grams (1lb) each. This variety is ideal for slicing into salads or sandwiches or stuffing. It has an intensly good colour and an excellent meaty type flavour.
Product Part Number: 14855
When to sow
When to Sow Beefmaster Tomato Seeds
January to April
Where to Sow
Sow seeds underglass 0.5cm(1/4 in) deep in pots or trays of good seed sowing compost and lightly cover with a sprinkling of vermiculite or compost. Place containers in a propagator at a temperature of 18–21°C .
What to do Next
Prick out seedlings, once large enough to handle, into 9cm (3 1/2in) pots. Transplant to the greenhouse border soil, or individual large pots, or 3 plants per growbag when 20cm (8in) high. Can also be planted outdoors once all risk of frost has passed. Plants require sideshooting and support for the best yields. Water and feed plants regularly with a high potash feed once the first truss has set.
July to October
As fruits are very heavy we suggest you only allow 3 or 4 trusses per plant.
Tomatoes are high in Vitamin C and lycopene.
Indeterminate tomatoes - Single stem, remove side shoots.