Welcome to McKenzie Seeds. Canada’s #1 Packet Seed company, we specialize in flower and vegetable seed, as well as many other products consumers have come to rely on.
{"id":1463954899044,"title":"Tomato Rio Grande (Latin)","handle":"tomato-rio-grande-latin","description":"\u003cp\u003eRio Grande Tomatoes are very large, meaty, pear-shaped tomatoes that mature to a deep red. These tomatoes are perfect for making tomato paste, sauce, and juice. This vigorous variety is well adapted to extreme temperatures and VFF resistant. While this determinate variety does not require staking, it may be beneficial to provide support to these high yielding plants.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e*after transplanting to garden\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2018-11-21T14:11:39-05:00","created_at":"2018-11-21T14:11:40-05:00","vendor":"McKenzie Seeds","type":"Vegetable Seed","tags":["edible","good for containers","latin","Non-GMO","open pollinated","tomato","tomatoes","tomatos","vegetable","vegetables","vining habit"],"price":219,"price_min":219,"price_max":219,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":13757359358052,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"135921","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Tomato Rio Grande (Latin)","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":219,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"7-78054-49908-7"}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0034\/1917\/7060\/products\/Tomato-Rio-Grande-Vegetable-Mckenzie-Seeds.jpg?v=1545082360"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0034\/1917\/7060\/products\/Tomato-Rio-Grande-Vegetable-Mckenzie-Seeds.jpg?v=1545082360","options":["Title"],"content":"\u003cp\u003eRio Grande Tomatoes are very large, meaty, pear-shaped tomatoes that mature to a deep red. These tomatoes are perfect for making tomato paste, sauce, and juice. This vigorous variety is well adapted to extreme temperatures and VFF resistant. While this determinate variety does not require staking, it may be beneficial to provide support to these high yielding plants.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e*after transplanting to garden\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Tomato Rio Grande (Latin)

Product Description
$2.19
Maximum quantity available reached.

Rio Grande Tomatoes are very large, meaty, pear-shaped tomatoes that mature to a deep red. These tomatoes are perfect for making tomato paste, sauce, and juice. This vigorous variety is well adapted to extreme temperatures and VFF resistant. While this determinate variety does not require staking, it may be beneficial to provide support to these high yielding plants.

*after transplanting to garden

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Meaty with great flavor

Preparation Ideas: A wonderful paste-type tomato that is great in sauces.

Days to Germination: 7 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 75 to 85 days*

Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4")

Plant Spacing: 60-90 cm (24-36")

Row Spacing: 90 cm (36")

Growing Height: 38-60 cm (15-24")

Best Container Size: 18"+

Disease Resistance: fusarium 1 & 2, verticillium wilt

Instructions: Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.

How To Grow: Tomato Rio Grande (Latin)

Suggestions: Keep tomatoes away from all members of the Brassica family: cabbage, cauliflower, etc.

Product Weight: 400 milligrams