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Tomato Seeds St Pierre
St Pierre is a delicious traditional French heirloom variety that produces a late crop of really tasty bright red fruit. It's soft and thick meaty flesh makes this tomato superb for slicing in salads and sandwiches.
Product Part Number: 14833
When to sow
When to Sow St Pierre 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 past. 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
Pick fruits as they ripen and water regularly, but do not over water to help prevent the fruits from splitting.
High in vitamin C and lycopene.
Indeterminate - Single stem, remove side shoots.