Growing Calendar for Tomato Shirley - Grafted Plants
Delivery: Late May to Early June
Grafted Tomato Plants For Stronger Plants, Higher Yields and Greater Disease Resistance
Many of us have small gardens with growing
space at a premium which may mean that we
can't rotate crops as we would like.
Grafting combines a hardy base plant highly resistant to soilborne disease, grafted onto a variety with superior flavoured fruit.
Grafted stems are held together with a clip until the cell structures knit together producing a strong disease resistant plant. Enabling you to plant in the same spot year after year.
Grafted Tomatoes have been grown commercially
for many years because they:
You will be amazed as the plants reach their full potential and produce amazingly healthy plants and bumper crops of delicious tomatoes.
Supplied as well-rooted young plants in 7cm pot
When you receive your tomato plants by post, water lightly, then plant them up in small pots. If the stem tip is bent, rest assured, it will quickly right itself when exposed to daylight to grow straight and upright. Read our blog for more information on why tomato plants do this.
what i said earlier,they need to be packed better
See prevous note. I dont propose to say anymore
Plants on arrival were in my opinion a bit small but MARSHALLS assured me that they would soon improve This turned out to be true and they have almost doubled in size and look strong and healthy My disappointment initially was that last year they arrived later and were bigger but now they are growing very rapidly
Once you have received our superb young plants follow these simple instructions...
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days