The Climbing Trip-L-Crop Tomato produces large crimson tomatoes that grow as big as 6 inches across! It has meaty centers with solid divisions. It is by far the most productive tomato, often producing 2 bushels from just one plant! When grown on a trellis the vines soar 12-18 feet and often to 25 feet. Even without a trellis Climbing Trip-L-Crop tomatoes will out-yield other varieties.
70 days from setting out plants until first fruits mature. When raising transplants from seed add 6-8 weeks.
Planting guide: Start indoors 8 weeks before time to set in open ground. Cover thinly, then pack firmly and water. When plants are about 2 inches high, transplant to 3 inches apart in flat or pot. After danger of frost, set 4' apart in garden. Train to climb on fence or trellis. Foliage unlike standard tomatoes.
These items are useful when starting seeds indoors for transplanting:
Jiffy-7 Peat Pellets
Peat Pots, 2 1/4" round
Peat Pots, 3" round
3" square pots
4 1/2" round pots
For protecting your transplants against late, unexpected frosts choose between Hotkaps plant protectors and Wall O' Water plant protectors.
Everything you need to get your plants off to a great start!
|Plant Lighting:||Full Sun|
|Max Height (feet):||25'|
|Botanical Name:||Lycopersicon esculentum|
|Additional Characteristics:||Out produces most other varieties!|