Tomato Oxheart Red Heirloom Variety
Tomato Oxheart Red Vegetable Seeds
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Tomato Oxheart Red Vegetable Seeds

$14.99$49.99
$11.99$39.99

  • Large, full flavoured, heart shaped, tomato.
  • Weighs up to 600 grams.
  • Interdeterminate variety.
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TOMATO ‘Oxheart Red’ Vegetable Seeds

Botanical name: Lycopersicon esculentumm

Oxheart syn. “Bullocks Heart’ is a heart-shaped, rose-pink tomato that weighs up to 600g. The flesh is firm and meaty with very few seeds and an excellent flavour. Good for slicing and sauces. Grows well in cool areas.

This European heirloom is believed to have been cultivated and developed over centuries, becoming a favored variety among gardeners and farmers for its unique shape, size, and flavor profile.

Plant Information

  • Plant Type: Warm season annual, frost tender
  • Plant Height: 1.5 m
  • Sow When: Germinate best at 18 – 28°C soil temp
  • Temperate: Early spring – inside with extra heat; outside after frost danger has passed
  • Subtropical: Not suitable
  • Tropical: Not suitable

Germination Information

  • Germination: 7 – 14 days
  • Depth: 6mm deep
  • Position: Full sun, requires staking
  • Sow Where: Into seedling pots; liquid feed once germinated
  • Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained, pH 5.8 – 7
  • Rows: 90cm apart
  • Spacing: 45 – 60 cm between plants
  • Details: To transplant remove seed leaves, plant deeper, up to the 1st set of true leaves; this increases rooting & speeds maturity, keep well fertilised and evenly watered: protect fruit from fruit fly with nets.
  • Harvest: 80 days

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Size

Packet, 1 gram, 5 grams, 25 grams