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{"id":10017020104,"title":"Tomato Seeds - San Marzano - Determinate","handle":"tomato-san-marzano-determinate-seeds","description":"\u003cp\u003e70-90 days. San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds. \u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e. Determinate. Non-GMO. Heirloom. Often compared to the famous Roma tomato in terms of shape, size, and flavor, San Marzano seeds grow a traditional Italian cultivar commercially produced throughout the 20th century. Introduced in 1926, San Marzano seed has become an Italian staple where it is known locally in Valle del Sarno as “\u003cem\u003ePomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino\u003c\/em\u003e”. ~10,000 seeds\/oz.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTomato Type:\u003c\/strong\u003e Determinate\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Roma, Plum tomato, Italian plum tomato, Pomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual 2-11\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 75-80\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Germination:\u003c\/strong\u003e 5-14\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/2\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18-24\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 24-36\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Height:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-72\" (vining)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Medium vining upright\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Moist, fertile, composted, well-drained\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemperature Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e 65-85 °F\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSan Marzano Short Vine Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e Dark right skin and meat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSan Marzano Short Vine Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Extra sweet, juicy, with minimal acid compared to larger tomatoes\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests and Diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Susceptible to blight. Watch for aphids, flea beetles, and tomato hornworms.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHow to Grow San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes from Seed\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTomato seeds are a warm weather crop best if started indoors about 6-8 weeks prior to final spring frost. Plant 2-3 seeds 1\/4\" deep per cell in fertile, humusy, and well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8. Seeds germinate in 5-14 days, transplant best starts to 1 per pot or 18-36\" apart in the garden. Ideal in container gardening. Before sowing, know whether the seed is determinate or indeterminate, as each will exhibit different habits.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDeterminate varieties mature to a predetermined size, producing its fruit all at once with only a minor need for staking. Indeterminate varieties grow indefinitely through the season, producing non-stop fruit while requiring heavy support. San Marzano Short Vine tomato seeds are a determinate tomato crop.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eNon-GMO San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes in the Vegetable Garden\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTomato is the quintessential staple of summer gardening and arguably offers the most seed diversity among all seasonal fruits. Available in every possible color, shape, and size, tomato is a high-heat and full sun favorite that thrives from container and patio gardening. Along with cucumber and summer squash, the tomato plant is one of the most productive, hardy, and heavy fruiting crops of the season.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA determinate strain of the almost legendary paste tomato. The smallish 2-3 oz, oblong, red fruits can be processed into a rich, thick paste or sauce with unforgettable flavor. San Marzano is also an excellent tomato for sun drying. Holds well on vine or in storage.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHarvesting San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSmaller varieties such as the cherry are ready to harvest at about 80 days from sowing while larger varieties like the beefsteak may require a few extra weeks. Although vine-ripened fruit is always preferred, tomatoes can just as easily be harvested early and ripen indoors by being stored in a paper bag or box along with a banana for its ethylene gas. Ripest tomatoes may be pulled from the vine by hand, while more firm ones should be clipped with shears.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAbout San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e. (75-80 Days). Determinate tomato vines (Short Vines)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSan Marzano is from Italy originally, but does extremely well here in California.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThese tomatoes are the type that pickers like (determinate) because they are easy to reach and become ripe for harvest around to the same time\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNice, short, determinate vines produce heavy yields of bright red, 2-3\", 5-6 ounce, plum-type fruit over a long season.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSan Marzano is the premier canning tomato in Italy, with heavy walls, very few seeds, and little juice. This is still the canning industry's choice in Italy.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eNon-GMO San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds Per Package:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e250 mg - Packet - Approximately 105 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Wholesale - Approximately 10,500 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Wholesale - Approximately 42,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Wholesale - Approximately 168,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Bulk - Approximately 840,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNon-GMO San Marzano Short Vine tomato seeds are available for \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/0zqektaqxl55lidk-20162681.shopifypreview.com\/pages\/shipping-information\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eFast Free Shipping\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e on orders over $45.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2017-06-30T09:47:09-06:00","created_at":"2017-06-30T09:47:13-06:00","vendor":"Mountain Valley Seed Co.","type":"Vegetable Seeds","tags":["70-79 Days","80-89 Days","Annual","Full Sun","Heirloom","Heirloom_web","Non-GMO","Open Pollinated","Packet","Red","Seeds","Tomato","USU Pick","veg_tomato","Vegetable","Warmer","Zone 10","Zone 3","Zone 4","Zone 5","Zone 6","Zone 7","Zone 8","Zone 9"],"price":249,"price_min":249,"price_max":56199,"available":true,"price_varies":true,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":31982315176051,"title":"250 Mg Packet","option1":"250 Mg Packet","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"48921","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":{"id":5497091948659,"product_id":10017020104,"position":1,"created_at":"2018-10-26T15:28:54-06:00","updated_at":"2019-07-12T19:45:46-06:00","alt":"Tomato San Marzano Determinate Seed","width":700,"height":700,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2016\/2681\/products\/tomato-san-marzano-seed-wm_700.jpg?v=1562982346","variant_ids":[39186552264,39186552520,31982315176051,39372091916403,39372092113011]},"available":true,"name":"Tomato Seeds - 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San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds. \u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e. Determinate. Non-GMO. Heirloom. Often compared to the famous Roma tomato in terms of shape, size, and flavor, San Marzano seeds grow a traditional Italian cultivar commercially produced throughout the 20th century. Introduced in 1926, San Marzano seed has become an Italian staple where it is known locally in Valle del Sarno as “\u003cem\u003ePomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino\u003c\/em\u003e”. ~10,000 seeds\/oz.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTomato Type:\u003c\/strong\u003e Determinate\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Roma, Plum tomato, Italian plum tomato, Pomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual 2-11\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 75-80\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Germination:\u003c\/strong\u003e 5-14\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/2\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18-24\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 24-36\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Height:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-72\" (vining)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Medium vining upright\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Moist, fertile, composted, well-drained\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemperature Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e 65-85 °F\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSan Marzano Short Vine Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e Dark right skin and meat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSan Marzano Short Vine Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Extra sweet, juicy, with minimal acid compared to larger tomatoes\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests and Diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Susceptible to blight. Watch for aphids, flea beetles, and tomato hornworms.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHow to Grow San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes from Seed\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTomato seeds are a warm weather crop best if started indoors about 6-8 weeks prior to final spring frost. Plant 2-3 seeds 1\/4\" deep per cell in fertile, humusy, and well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8. Seeds germinate in 5-14 days, transplant best starts to 1 per pot or 18-36\" apart in the garden. Ideal in container gardening. Before sowing, know whether the seed is determinate or indeterminate, as each will exhibit different habits.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDeterminate varieties mature to a predetermined size, producing its fruit all at once with only a minor need for staking. Indeterminate varieties grow indefinitely through the season, producing non-stop fruit while requiring heavy support. San Marzano Short Vine tomato seeds are a determinate tomato crop.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eNon-GMO San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes in the Vegetable Garden\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eTomato is the quintessential staple of summer gardening and arguably offers the most seed diversity among all seasonal fruits. Available in every possible color, shape, and size, tomato is a high-heat and full sun favorite that thrives from container and patio gardening. Along with cucumber and summer squash, the tomato plant is one of the most productive, hardy, and heavy fruiting crops of the season.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA determinate strain of the almost legendary paste tomato. The smallish 2-3 oz, oblong, red fruits can be processed into a rich, thick paste or sauce with unforgettable flavor. San Marzano is also an excellent tomato for sun drying. Holds well on vine or in storage.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHarvesting San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSmaller varieties such as the cherry are ready to harvest at about 80 days from sowing while larger varieties like the beefsteak may require a few extra weeks. Although vine-ripened fruit is always preferred, tomatoes can just as easily be harvested early and ripen indoors by being stored in a paper bag or box along with a banana for its ethylene gas. Ripest tomatoes may be pulled from the vine by hand, while more firm ones should be clipped with shears.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAbout San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eSolanum lycoperscium\u003c\/em\u003e. (75-80 Days). Determinate tomato vines (Short Vines)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSan Marzano is from Italy originally, but does extremely well here in California.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThese tomatoes are the type that pickers like (determinate) because they are easy to reach and become ripe for harvest around to the same time\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNice, short, determinate vines produce heavy yields of bright red, 2-3\", 5-6 ounce, plum-type fruit over a long season.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSan Marzano is the premier canning tomato in Italy, with heavy walls, very few seeds, and little juice. 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70-90 days. San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds. Solanum lycoperscium. Determinate. Non-GMO. Heirloom. Often compared to the famous Roma tomato in terms of shape, size, and flavor, San Marzano seeds grow a traditional Italian cultivar commercially produced throughout the 20th century. Introduced in 1926, San Marzano seed has become an Italian staple where it is known locally in Valle del Sarno as “Pomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino”. ~10,000 seeds/oz.

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  • Latin Name: Solanum lycoperscium
  • Tomato Type: Determinate
  • Other Names: Roma, Plum tomato, Italian plum tomato, Pomodoro San Marzano dell'Agro Sarnese-Nocerino
  • Hardiness Zone: Annual 2-11
  • Days to Maturity: 75-80
  • Days to Germination: 5-14
  • Seeding Depth: 1/2"
  • Plant Spacing: 18-24"
  • Row Spacing: 24-36"
  • Plant Height: 36-72" (vining)
  • Growth Habit: Medium vining upright
  • Soil Preference: Moist, fertile, composted, well-drained
  • Temperature Preference: 65-85 °F
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • San Marzano Short Vine Color: Dark right skin and meat
  • San Marzano Short Vine Flavor: Extra sweet, juicy, with minimal acid compared to larger tomatoes
  • Pests and Diseases: Susceptible to blight. Watch for aphids, flea beetles, and tomato hornworms.

How to Grow San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes from Seed

Tomato seeds are a warm weather crop best if started indoors about 6-8 weeks prior to final spring frost. Plant 2-3 seeds 1/4" deep per cell in fertile, humusy, and well-drained soil with a pH of 6.0-6.8. Seeds germinate in 5-14 days, transplant best starts to 1 per pot or 18-36" apart in the garden. Ideal in container gardening. Before sowing, know whether the seed is determinate or indeterminate, as each will exhibit different habits.

Determinate varieties mature to a predetermined size, producing its fruit all at once with only a minor need for staking. Indeterminate varieties grow indefinitely through the season, producing non-stop fruit while requiring heavy support. San Marzano Short Vine tomato seeds are a determinate tomato crop.

Non-GMO San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes in the Vegetable Garden

Tomato is the quintessential staple of summer gardening and arguably offers the most seed diversity among all seasonal fruits. Available in every possible color, shape, and size, tomato is a high-heat and full sun favorite that thrives from container and patio gardening. Along with cucumber and summer squash, the tomato plant is one of the most productive, hardy, and heavy fruiting crops of the season.

A determinate strain of the almost legendary paste tomato. The smallish 2-3 oz, oblong, red fruits can be processed into a rich, thick paste or sauce with unforgettable flavor. San Marzano is also an excellent tomato for sun drying. Holds well on vine or in storage.

Harvesting San Marzano Short Vine Tomatoes

Smaller varieties such as the cherry are ready to harvest at about 80 days from sowing while larger varieties like the beefsteak may require a few extra weeks. Although vine-ripened fruit is always preferred, tomatoes can just as easily be harvested early and ripen indoors by being stored in a paper bag or box along with a banana for its ethylene gas. Ripest tomatoes may be pulled from the vine by hand, while more firm ones should be clipped with shears.

About San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds

Solanum lycoperscium. (75-80 Days). Determinate tomato vines (Short Vines)

San Marzano is from Italy originally, but does extremely well here in California.

These tomatoes are the type that pickers like (determinate) because they are easy to reach and become ripe for harvest around to the same time

Nice, short, determinate vines produce heavy yields of bright red, 2-3", 5-6 ounce, plum-type fruit over a long season.

San Marzano is the premier canning tomato in Italy, with heavy walls, very few seeds, and little juice. This is still the canning industry's choice in Italy.

Non-GMO San Marzano Short Vine Tomato Seeds Per Package:

  • 250 mg - Packet - Approximately 105 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Wholesale - Approximately 10,500 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Wholesale - Approximately 42,000 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Wholesale - Approximately 168,000 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Bulk - Approximately 840,000 Seeds

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