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Micro Tom Tomato Seeds
  • Micro Tom Tomato Seeds

Micro Tom

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Perfect for those with limited space. Can be grown in a 7-9cm plant pot and will still produce fruit!

Quantity
  • LATIN NAME

    Solanum lycopersicum L.

  • DAYS TO MATURITY

    70 Days

  • LIFE CYCLE

    Half-Hardy Annual

  • Plant Size

    Dwarf. Grow in 7-9cm pots!

  • Hardiness & Longevity

    Half-Hardy Annual

  • Ideal For

    Window Sills. Small Space

  • Position In

    Full Sun

Description

Micro Tom Tomato Seeds

Introducing the 'Micro Tom' Tomato – the world's smallest tomato plant, perfect for urban gardeners and those with limited space!

Originating from the University of Florida in 1989, this compact wonder grows to just 8cm in height, ideal for window boxes, small troughs, or even tiny 7-9cm pots.

Despite its size, Micro Tom yields an impressive harvest of 40-plus cherry tomatoes per plant, each bursting with a decent flavor that's sure to delight.

Easy to grow, this determinate miniature bush variety is a great choice for beginners. Start your journey with Micro Tom in February (or earlier if you have a heated propagator), and enjoy a bounty of fresh, red, cherry-sized tomatoes right from your windowsill or patio.

Common Questions

How big does the Micro Tom Tomato plant get? The Micro Tom Tomato is renowned for its exceptionally small size, growing only about 8cm tall. It's a miniature bush variety, making it perfect for compact spaces like window sills or small pots.

How many tomatoes does a Micro Tom plant produce? Each Micro Tom plant can produce around 40-plus cherry-sized tomatoes. Despite its small size, this plant is quite prolific, offering a generous yield of tiny, red fruits.

Is the Micro Tom Tomato easy to grow for beginners? Absolutely! The Micro Tom Tomato is ideal for beginners due to its simple cultivation requirements. It can be sown in pots from February, needs bright light after germination, and can be transplanted to grow bags after the last frost. Its compact size and determinate growth habit make it manageable and easy to care for.

Product Features

Sun
Full
Germination Time
7 - 14 Days
Sowing Method
Start in Pots or Trays
Days to Maturity
75 - 95 Days
Grow in Greenhouse
Optional, for Early Crop
Number of Seeds Per Packet
10
Recommended Soil pH
5.6 - 6.6
Suitble for Samll Space Gardening
Yes
Can be grown in a Kitchen Window
Yes

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