Tomato Dargaville Red and Yellow
GENUS: Lycopersicon SPECIES: lycopersicum
Heritage Status: NZ
Bio-Region of Origin: Northland
Number of Seeds: 20
Description: A NZ heritage tomato from the Dargaville area, that is similar to the overseas variety called Schimmeig Creg. It is a medium roundish size and shape with red and yellow stripes when ripe, with a great full flavour.
Planting instructions: Plant into trays late September and prick out when first leaves appear at 3 cm diagonal spacing. Handle touching the leaves only. When leaves touch, transplant into 10 cm deep pots or trays to 10 cm diagonal spacing. When 10-15 cm high transplant into garden 50 cm spacings in rows. Two rows per 1m wide bed. Needs staking.