Tomato (solanum lycopersicum)


British heirloom, Tomato ‘Harbinger’ bred by Daniel Brothers of Norwich, England by 1891, indeterminate with deep red smooth skin and strong classic flavour. Can be grown in un-heated greenhouses, as is tolerates cool summer weather conditions.

English common name: Tomato

Typical fruit size: 5cm round shaped

Typical fruits per plant: 30+

Plant type: indeterminate (needs support)

Maturity: Early

Best period to harvest: as soon as the fruits turn deep red

Production: greenhouse or outdoors

Culinary use: eat off the vine, sliced in salads or chopped in various Italian dishes.