This variety is thin skin, solid flesh and fine flavour. A dependable, traditional favourite producing heavy crops of medium size fruits. Heavy crops of exceptional flavour.
Traditional favourite for taste and uniformity characterised by prolific crops on tall vines.
How To Grow:
Sow 5mm deep in pots or trays of seed raising mix. Transplant to final growing position when sturdy enough to handle, spacing plants 75cm apart each way. Water daily, and when the first truss has set, feed regularly. Pinch out the side shoots as they appear. Can also be sown direct in final position after danger of frost has passed. Prefers a warm sunny position. Seedlings emerge 10-14 days.
When To Plant:
South Island: Jan, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
North Island: Jan, Feb, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec