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Cherry tomato

Cherry tomato

Bitonto F1

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Bitonto is a tomato variety that produces an abundant harvest of small, great tasting cherry-like tomatoes. Its compact growing makes it suitable for growing in pots, especially on patios.


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This low and bushy tomato reliably produces an abundant harvest of small, delicious, cherry-like tomatoes. With its great taste it makes a good addition to any sallad, or a fresh snack. Bitonto is a compact growing tomato variety, which makes it suitable for growing in pots and the ultimate variety for patios.

It should be grown in nutrient-rich, well-drained soil and placed in sheltered areas. Make sure to water and fertilise regularly and remove suckers. For better fruiting, lightly shake the buds.

Latin name
Solanum lycopersicum
Sowing
Pre-cultivation
Germination
February - March
Harvest time
June - October
Life span
1 year
Plant height
50-60 cm

Start pre-cultivating your tomatoes 8-10 weeks before replanting outdoors. Keep the cultivation moist, preferably covering it with plastic or using a mini greenhouse. Make sure to keep a temperature of 18-21°C. Once the shoots appear, place them in a bright, cooler area and use additional lighting in darker months. Then, when the plants can be handled, transplant 1 per pot of fertilised soil and transplant them gradually. When the night temperature is minimum 8°C you can replant your tomatoes outside.

Plant spacing
50,00 cm
Row spacing
70,00 cm
Sowing depth
0,50 cm
Plant placement
Sun