Growing Calendar for Tomato Plants - Indigo Ruby F1 x3
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Ruby fruits are a bright red with an indigo colour over the top of the fruits that are plum shaped. They exhibit sweet flavour and are very aromatic. The fruits weigh between 45-50g and they hang in generous clusters of four to six.
Indigo tomatoes are a fairly new class of open pollinated and hybrid varieties which have great taste and high levels of health-benefiting anthocyanins. These naturally occurring pigments give the tomatoes a beautiful purple colour and are important antioxidants.
They are ingenious hybrids that combine a tasty plum variety with wild tomatoes to produce this superior.
Tomatoes taste just lovely picked fresh from the vine, tomatoes ripened by the sun have a unique flavour and sweetness making them great to add to salad, snack boxes or reduced to make delicious sauces.
Please unpack the plants as soon as you receive them and sit them in a tray of shallow water if they appear to have dried out in transit.
Find out how to grow tomatoes
When tomatoes are plentiful, home made tomato sauce is just the ticket. After processing in the food processor, I usually portion, add additional flavourings, such as chilli, smoked paprika, basil or mushrooms then freeze.
Long lazy summery days in the garden cry out for simplicity, allowing succulent produce to make its own statement. Lend a helping hand by choosing from the many different varieties of tomatoes which are now so freely available.
A warm and healthy tomato salad, great served in summer months as part of a light supper or is excellently served as a starter with crusty bread.
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