Tomato Seeds - F1 Shirley
Packet content 20 seeds. An early maturing tomato, Shirley crops heavily on short jointed plants. Nicely shaped fruit of fine quality.
Resistant to TMV (tobacco mosaic virus), leaf mould, Fusarium and greenback. For greenhouse culture. RHS Award of Garden Merit winner.
(Cordon variety - one stem grown by pinching off side-shoots as they appear, needs staking and tying in.)
Sowing period: February to April
Harvesting period: July to September
For greenhouse crops, sow February/April under glass 18-21°C (65-70°F). Grow in well prepared borders, large pots or growing bags, removing laterals as they appear. For outdoor crops, sow April under glass 18-21°C (65-70°F). Grow in warm, sunny positions in well prepared, moisture retentive soil allowing 45-60cm (1½-2') between plants, and water regularly in dry periods. (16-18 weeks maturity.)
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