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Although the term Roma makes one think of Italy and its rich pasta sauces, Roma tomatoes were actually developed by the United States Department of Agriculture in 1955.\n\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Roma Tomato Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name: \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cem\u003e Solanum lycopersicum\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 76 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Zones 3-9 \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/4”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18” to 24”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’ to 3’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Determinate \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Well-drained \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Hornworms, bacterial wilt, bacterial speck\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Red\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Mild\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e Roma Tomato Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUnless you live in the deep south or in another part of the country with a long summer, heirloom Roma tomato seeds are started indoors 6 to 8 weeks before the last frost date, then transplanted outside after all danger of frost is gone. 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Solanum lycopersicum. Vigorous determinate vines yield bright red, medium-small, plum-shaped fruits. Popular for cooking, canning, and paste. Although the term Roma makes one think of Italy and its rich pasta sauces, Roma tomatoes were actually developed by the United States Department of Agriculture in 1955.\n\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Roma Tomato Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name: \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cem\u003e Solanum lycopersicum\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 76 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Zones 3-9 \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/4”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18” to 24”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 2’ to 3’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Determinate \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Well-drained \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Warm\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Hornworms, bacterial wilt, bacterial speck\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Red\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Mild\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e Roma Tomato Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUnless you live in the deep south or in another part of the country with a long summer, heirloom Roma tomato seeds are started indoors 6 to 8 weeks before the last frost date, then transplanted outside after all danger of frost is gone. Unlike most transplants, tomatoes should be buried deeper than they were in their seedling pots. Up to two-thirds of the plant can be buried. Once established, heirloom Roma tomato seeds grow into determinate plants that reach a few feet high. For taller plants, trellising or stakes are recommended. Roma tomatoes ripen about 76 days after transplant, resulting in a medium-small, plum-shaped fruits.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Culinary Uses for Roma Tomato Seeds:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTomatoes grown from heirloom Roma tomato seeds are paste tomatoes. They are commonly used for rich pasta sauces, purees, and in vegetable smoothies. Roma tomatoes can also be baked, stuffed, and dehydrated. These plum-shaped fruits go well with spices like basil, oregano, and cilantro. Decidedly different, but nevertheless delicious options, include tomato pies and jams. Tomato cakes and ice creams are also possibilities.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e Roma Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLike all tomato varieties, Roma tomato seeds yield fruits rich in lycopene. This antioxidant is good for the eyes and may protect against macular degeneration. Other benefits of lycopene are reduced bad cholesterol and increased good cholesterol, and recent studies have focused on pain relief similar to that achieved with ibuprofen. The fruits also provide vitamin C, vitamin K, and potassium.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e Storage:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eHeirloom Roma tomatoes should be stored at room temperature, out of direct sunlight. Use the ripe, firm tomatoes soon after harvest. These paste tomatoes can also be frozen for later use.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eRoma Seeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e250 mg\u003c\/strong\u003e - Approximately 90 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e1 oz\u003c\/strong\u003e - Approximately 10,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003e4 oz\u003c\/strong\u003e - Approximately 40,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e"}
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Non-GMO, Open-pollinated, Heirloom Roma Tomato Seeds from True Leaf Market. Solanum lycopersicum. Vigorous determinate vines yield bright red, medium-small, plum-shaped fruits. Popular for cooking, canning, and paste. Although the term Roma makes one think of Italy and its rich pasta sauces, Roma tomatoes were actually developed by the United States Department of Agriculture in 1955.

Growing Roma Tomato Garden Seeds

  • Latin Name: Solanum lycopersicum
  • Days to Maturity: 76 days
  • Hardiness Zone: Zones 3-9
  • Planting Depth: 1/4”
  • Plant Spacing: 18” to 24”
  • Row Spacing: 2’ to 3’
  • Growth Habit: Determinate
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained
  • Temp Preference: Warm
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • Pests/diseases: Hornworms, bacterial wilt, bacterial speck
  • Color: Red
  • Flavor: Mild

Roma Tomato Growth Habits:

Unless you live in the deep south or in another part of the country with a long summer, heirloom Roma tomato seeds are started indoors 6 to 8 weeks before the last frost date, then transplanted outside after all danger of frost is gone. Unlike most transplants, tomatoes should be buried deeper than they were in their seedling pots. Up to two-thirds of the plant can be buried. Once established, heirloom Roma tomato seeds grow into determinate plants that reach a few feet high. For taller plants, trellising or stakes are recommended. Roma tomatoes ripen about 76 days after transplant, resulting in a medium-small, plum-shaped fruits.


Various Culinary Uses for Roma Tomato Seeds:

Tomatoes grown from heirloom Roma tomato seeds are paste tomatoes. They are commonly used for rich pasta sauces, purees, and in vegetable smoothies. Roma tomatoes can also be baked, stuffed, and dehydrated. These plum-shaped fruits go well with spices like basil, oregano, and cilantro. Decidedly different, but nevertheless delicious options, include tomato pies and jams. Tomato cakes and ice creams are also possibilities.


Roma Benefits:

Like all tomato varieties, Roma tomato seeds yield fruits rich in lycopene. This antioxidant is good for the eyes and may protect against macular degeneration. Other benefits of lycopene are reduced bad cholesterol and increased good cholesterol, and recent studies have focused on pain relief similar to that achieved with ibuprofen. The fruits also provide vitamin C, vitamin K, and potassium.


Storage:

Heirloom Roma tomatoes should be stored at room temperature, out of direct sunlight. Use the ripe, firm tomatoes soon after harvest. These paste tomatoes can also be frozen for later use.

Roma Seeds Per Package:

  • 250 mg - Approximately 90 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Approximately 10,000 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 40,000 Seeds
 
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