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Tomato Rio Grande

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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.

Product Weight: 400 milligrams

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Meaty with great flavor

Days to Harvest: 75 to 85 days (after transplanting outdoors)

Growth Habit: Determinate - while staking is not required, it is recommended to support these high yielding plants

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 14 days

Seed Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4")

Row Spacing: 90 cm (36")

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

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

Best Container Size: 18"+

Disease Resistance: fusarium 1 & 2, verticillium wilt

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

How To Grow: Tomato Rio Grande

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

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