Roma tomato seeds offer growers the chance to produce a widely-used tomato variety recognized for its oblong shape and dependable yield.
When planted, these seeds yield tomatoes that have a meaty texture and a consistent flavour. This makes them a top pick for many recipes.
Roma tomatoes thrive in sunny, warm locations but can handle cooler environments. They also display resistance to several tomato pests and diseases.
In the kitchen, Roma tomatoes shine in sauces, pastes, and stews due to their low moisture content. They are also rich in vitamins A and C, among other nutrients.
For best results, plant in nutrient-rich soil, placing them in a spot with 6-8 hours of direct sunlight daily. As they mature, stakes or cages might be helpful for support. Regular watering is essential, ensuring the soil remains moist but not waterlogged.
35 heirloom seeds
Plant Type: Annual
Sow When: Temperate: August - October
Subtropical: August - October
Tropical: May - July
Sow Where: Direct or Trays
Sow Depth: 6mm
Germination: 5-10 days
Position: Full Sun
Plant Spacing: 50cm
Row Spacing: 75cm
Plant Height: 150cm
Harvest: 70-100 days